1964. Great Britain. Joseph Losey. 115 min.
Thursday, June 18, 2009, 4:30 p.m.
1964. Great Britain. Directed by Joseph Losey. Screenplay by Harold Pinter, based on the novel by Robin Maugham. With Dirk Bogarde, Sarah Miles, James Fox. In his first of several collaborations with Pinter, the Wisconsin-born Losey skewers the corruption of the British class system. At the time Losey had been working in England for over a decade, following his blacklisting in Hollywood. With this film he established an international reputation that served him well over the next twenty years. 115 min.