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Billy Liar

Billy Liar(1963)

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Brief Synopsis

An emotionally stunted clerk retreats into his fantasies.

Cast & Crew

Tom Courtenay Billy Fisher
Wilfred Pickles Geoffrey Fisher
Mona Washbourne Alice Fisher
Ethel Griffies Grandmother Florence
Rodney Bewes Arthur Crabtree
Helen Fraser Barbara
George Innes Eric Stamp
Patrick Barr Inspector MacDonald
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 16 Dec 1963
Release Date:  1963 Production Date:  [CinemaScope]
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Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Continental Distributing, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Westrex Recording System) Production Co:  Vic Films, Waterhall Productions
Duration(mins):  96 Country:  United Kingdom
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • billy liar

    patrick j. bonner 2014-01-14

    one of my five personal best. the time of the movie, 1963, coincided with my wife's time in england, in manchester, where she lived and worked... MORE>

  • A slice of British postwar youth-culture history

    Dobson 2011-10-24

    Billy Liar is a film that captures a moment and a place in time--as well as a stage in growing up--vividly and at times heartbreakingly. I've seen... MORE>

  • Agreed...

    Jaemes 2011-04-14

    ....the spelling, grammar and punctuation were excruciating....even so, I tried to decipher the post and failed....not sure 'sam' isn't... MORE>