Sound and the Fury, The (2014): James Franco’s New Version of Faulkner’s Novel

The Sound and the Fury, by James Franco, U.S.

North American Premiere

“The Sound and the Fury” tries to capture the lives and passions of the Compsons, a once-proud Southern family caught in a tragic spiral of loss and misfortune.

Based on the novel by Nobel Prize-winner author William Faulkner and considered among the 20th century’s greatest works, “The Sound and the Fury” deals with the universal theme of the death of honor, social injustice and forbidden love.

Starring James Franco, Tim Blake Nelson and Joey King.