National Theatre: Young Marx

2017
Rated 15 by the BBFC
National Theatre: Young Marx Film Poster

Synopsis

Rory Kinnear and Oliver Chris star in this live production of the play by Richard Bean and Clive Coleman. Set in London in 1850, Karl Heinrich Marx (Kinnear), Europe's most wanted terrorist, is hiding in the middle of Soho. With his friend Friedrich Engels (Chris) distraught at his wasted skills, he finds him a job on the railway, but as his life begins to crumble around him, can he find the strength to continue his revolution?