Look Back in Anger 1958

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Look Back in Anger ★★★½ 1958

Based on John Osbourne's famous play, the first British “angry young man” film, in which a squalor-living lad takes out his anger on the world by seducing his friend's wife. 99m/B VHS, DVD . GB Richard Burton, Claire Bloom, Mary Ure, Edith Evans, Gary Raymond, Glen Byam Shaw, George Devine, Donald Pleasence, Phyllis Neilson-Terry; D: Tony Richardson; W: John Osborne, Nigel Kneale; C: Oswald Morris; M: John Addison.