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Billy Liar


Billy Fisher ([[Performer~P15355~Tom Courtenay~tomcourtenay]]) is known to his blue-collar British mates as Billy Liar because of his vivid imagination. This film version of the [[Performer~P116057~Keith Waterhouse~keithwaterhouse]]-[[Performer~P93190~Willis Hall~willishall]] stage play "visualizes" some of Billy's more outrageous fabrications. He periodically escapes the drudgery of his job at a funeral parlor by conjuring up impossible adventures, usually involving the conquest of women. In one of her...more

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