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Title: The classic Arthurian tale of tragic love. Add the first question. (uncredited), makeup artist: Richard Burton (uncredited), production manager (as James M. Crawford), stunt coordinator (uncredited) / stunts (uncredited). Gang-member Edgar is hospitalized for an ulcer, and Inspector Matthews might be able to make him sing.
| | Vic, who enjoys playing at rough trade with his sidekick Wolfe, plans a payroll robbery and directs the blackmailing of Members of Parliament with a taste for unorthodox sex. Villain (1971) How about an obscure British movie starring the great Richard Burton and fantastic (and very young) Ian McShane? Scotland Yard Police Inspector Matthews, playing Javert to Vic's Jean Valjean, is moving in on him and the gang. According to an article in the 6 December 1970 edition of the New York Times, Richard Burton gave up his "celebrated $1,000,000" fee for a percentage of the film's profits. Scotland Yard Police Inspector Matthews, playing Javert to Vic's Jean Valjean, is moving in on him and the gang.
It was a forerunner to the current crop of British gangster films, such as Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels and Layer Cake.
Burton plays the sadistic and murderous gang-leader Vic Dakin. Fiona Lewis was in Otley, also written by the team of Dick Clement and Ian La Franais (and directed by Clement). Villain (1971) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Menu.
(Belly dancing anyone?!) Lt. Col. Herbert Kappler is ordered to execute ten times that Italians. A man sells his soul to the devil in order to have the woman he loves. This FAQ is empty. Just remember if you are accustomed to lots of introspective angst and dialogue from Burton, you don't really get that here.
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Charles Dyer (Sir Rex Harrison) and Harry Leeds (Richard Burton) are a couple that have been living together for nearly twenty years. Alternate Versions
Villain Read more. Arundel Gardens, Notting Hill, London, England, UK. He's the 'gov'ner of a group of west end thugs.
Burton transforms himself in this film. Villain je akční film z roku 1971, spadající do žánrů akční, drama a krimi. The trivia item below may give away important plot points. Daykin is paranoid of everybody, enjoys beating people up with his bare hands just for the fun of it, and seems to hate/mistrust women to the extreme with the exception of his elderly mother to whom he is very gentle.Only one gaping plot hole that I could find, and that was Daykin bringing the two outside mobsters in on the payroll job. With Richard Burton, Ian McShane, Nigel Davenport, Donald Sinden. His gang is usually into protection/extortion rackets. Murderous, sadistic London gang leader Vic Dakin, a mother-obsessed homosexual modeled on real-life gangster Ronnie Kray, is worried about potential stool pigeons that may bring down his criminal empire. He wants those responsible and becomes a criminal to get a job as deep sea diver with those salvaging the plane's cargo. Much akin to the Michael Caine film, "Get Carter", which was released around the same time. Dirty Harry is a 1971 American neo-noir action-thriller film produced and directed by Don Siegel, the first in the Dirty Harry series. | This soundtrack album is fun, lively, exotic sounding, and you can’t help but sing aloud to the songs you know, learn the new ones, and possibly even move your hips! What's on TV & Streaming What's on TV & Streaming Top Rated Shows … Joss Ackland, TP McKenna, Del Henney, Tony Selby, Colin Welland, James Cossins, Michael Robbins, Godfrey James, Leslie Schofield and Cheryl Hall would all go on to star in The Sweeney (1974-77). He would remain in his mobile dressing room whilst on location. Imprisoned Harry Lomart is a vicious, brute of a man and yet he is prepared to do his long jail term as he is confident that on his release his beautiful wife Pat will be waiting for him, but a visit from Pat brings him his worst nightmare. | V hlavních rolích Richard Burton (I), Ian McShane a Nigel Davenport. Connections Company Credits Exotic, exciting, and nostalgic- you can not get any better than that! Per the film's review in the 27 May 1971 edition of the Los Angeles Herald-Examiner, portions of this film were dubbed from the original for its release in the U.S. to help American audiences understand the strong British accents. A man is in radio contact with his family when their airplane is shot down. On 10 November 1970, on his 45th birthday, The pub scenes were filmed in The Assembly House pub in Kentish Town. However, his most loyal knight Tristan becomes bewitched by her beauty and they fall hopelessly in love. Directed by Michael Tuchner. Both earn a living as hairdressers in the West End of ... See full summary », The Faust legend retold (loosely) and applied to a mentally disturbed patient in a hospital run by a doctor (Sir Peter Ustinov) of dubious sanity. | There is extreme tension and especially violence here, so it might not be for everybody. McKenna were in Straw Dogs the same year. In 1970s London, Scotland Yard orchestrates the downfall of mob boss Vic Dakin after he crosses the line by blackmailing Members of Parliament. | I'd recommend it. Clint Eastwood plays the title role, in his first outing as San Francisco Police Department (SFPD) Inspector "Dirty" Harry Callahan.The film drew upon the real life case of the Zodiac Killer as the Callahan character seeks out a similar vicious psychopath. Will Edgar spill the beans to the coppers before Vic can silence him? Me either, but if you can catch a copy of this somehow, you won’t be sorry.