Item Details

Billy Liar [videorecording]

Anglo-Amalgamated Film Distributors Ltd. ; screenplay by Keith Waterhouse and Willis Hall ; produced by Joseph Janni ; directed by John Schlesinger
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
Billy dreams of escape from an unsympathetic, resolutely working-class family, a pair of demanding fiancees, and an insecure dead-end job at an undertakers.
Director
John Schlesinger
Performers
Tom Courtenay, Julie Christie.
Release Date
1963
Run Time
98 min.
Language
English
Notes
  • Based on the novel and play by Keith Waterhouse and Willis Hall.
  • Videodisc release of a 1963 motion picture.
  • "The Classic Collection a joint venture between Janus Films and Homve Vison Cinema"--container.
  • Letterboxed.
Series
The Criterion Collection
Criterion Collection
Series Statement
The criterion collection ; 121
Criterion collection 121
ISBN
0780024311
Credits
Director of photography, Denys Coop; film editor, Roger Cherrill; music, Richard Rodney Bennett.
Published
[Chicago, IL] : Home Vision Entertainment : The Criterion Collection, c2001.
Publisher no.
BIL040 Criterion Collection
Related Resources
Internet Movie Database Summary and Reviews
Description
1 videodisc (98 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD.
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