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1984(1956)

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Brief Synopsis

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.

Cast & Crew

Edmond O'Brien as Winston Smith of the Outer Party
Michael Redgrave as O'Connor of the Inner Party
Jan Sterling as Julia of the Outer Party
David Kossoff Junk shop owner
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
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  London opening: week of 6 Mar 1956
Release Date:  1956 Production Date:  EB
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Columbia Pictures Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Holiday Films, Inc.
Duration(mins):  90 Country:  Great Britain and United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  10    

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    Jack 2011-12-20

    Brilliantly produced for its time. I understand why O'Brien was changed to O'Connor, but why was Goldstein changed to Calidor? MORE>

  • Thought-provoking!

    Dorian 2011-11-20

    I do hope TCM will air this movie some time in 2012, since it is more relevant today than ever before! Aside from that, it is a very entertaining film, and... MORE>

  • Now it's real

    Maurice 2011-04-27

    The movie was a look as to our present. Your phone, computer, anything with a chip is now a monitor for our lives and loves. It's outstanding for a... MORE>