- Bruce Davison, Charlayne Woodard, Daniel Day-Lewis, Elizabeth Lawrence, Frances Conroy, George Gaynes, Jeffrey Jones, Joan Allen, Karron Graves, Mary Pat Gleason, Paul Scofield, Peter Vaughan, Rob Campbell, Robert Breuler, Winona Ryder
- Nicholas Hytner
- Drama, History
- November 27, 1996
A small group of stripling ladies in 1692 Salem, Massachusetts caught in an harmless conjuring of affection potions to catch younger males are pressured to inform lies that Devil had invaded them and compelled them to take part within the rites and are then pressured to call these concerned. Thrown into the combo are grasping preachers and different main landowners making an attempt to steal others’ land and one younger lady infatuated with a married man and decided to eliminate his harmless spouse. Arthur Miller wrote the occasions and the next trials the place those that demanded their innocence had been executed, those that wouldn’t identify names had been incarcerated and tortured, and people who admitted their guilt had been instantly freed as a parable of the Congressional Communist witch hunts led by Senator Joe McCarthy in 1950’s America.