Cover: 1984 Rating: 8
Will Ecstasy Be a Crime ...In the Terrifying World of the Future?
May 5, 2008

Details

Director:Michael Anderson
Writer:George Orwell, Ralph Gilbert Bettison, William Templeton
Producer:Ralph Gilbert Bettison, N. Peter Rathvon
Theatrical:1956
Studio:Holiday Film Productions Ltd.
Genre:Science Fiction
Duration:90
Languages:English
Sound:AAC
Aspect Ratio:1.37 : 1
Picture Format:Academy Ratio
Discs:1
Region:1

Summary

In a futuristic, state-run society controlled by "Big Brother" in which love is outlawed, employee of the state Winston Smith falls for Julia, and is tortured and brainwashed for his crime.

Credits

Edmond O'Brien ... Winston Smith
Michael Redgrave ... Gen. O'Connor
Jan Sterling ... Julia
David Kossoff ... Charrington the Junk Shop Owner
Mervyn Johns ... Jones
Donald Pleasence ... R. Parsons
Carol Wolveridge ... Selina Parsons
Ernest Clark ... Outer Party Announcer
Patrick Allen ... Inner Party Official
Ronan O'Casey ... Rutherford
Michael Ripper ... Outer Party Orator
Ewen Solon ... Outer Party Orator
Kenneth Griffith ... Prisoner
Anthony Jacobs ... Telescreen (voice)
Malcolm Arnold ... composer
C.M. Pennington-Richards ... Cinematographer