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The Tempest (2010)
Prospera is usurped by her brother and sent off with her four-year daughter on a ship. She ends up on an island; it's a tabula rasa: no society, so the mother figure becomes a father figure to Miranda. This leads to the power struggle and balance between Caliban and Prospera; a struggle not about brawn, but about intellect.
Year: 2010
Country: USA
Directed by : Julie Taymor
Written by : Julie Taymor
Cast: Helen Mirren, Felicity Jones, Djimon Hounsou, Alan Cumming, Ben Whishaw, Russell Brand
Literary source: William Shakespeare "The Tempest"