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Based on a play by John Osborne, this is one of those movies where the audience pulls for the protagonist but has a hard time actually saying that he IS a protagonist. A highly unlikeable fellow, this protagonist is an attorney in all the ways that make this more an epithet than a profession. He's hated by his office personnel as much as his associates. He's unfaithful to his wife, lousy to his clients, and miserable with his children. Surprisingly, though, Nicol Williamson has taken this nasty person and made us still somewhat care what happens to him. Quite an accomplishment considering the lack of anything at all to love about this misanthrope, but somehow we see just a glimmer of humanity. ~ Tana Hobart, Rovi


Nicol Williamson
as Bill Maitland
Eleanor Fazan
as Anna Maitland
Jill Bennett
as Liz
Peter Sallis
as Hudson
David Valla
as Jones
Eileen Atkins
as Shirley
Ingrid Brett
as Jane
Gillian Hills
as Joy
Isabel Dean
as Mrs. Gamsey
John Normington
as Maples
Hilary Hardiman
as Wendy Watson
John Savident
as Mr. Watson
Rufus Dawson
as Scott
Penny Bird
as Sheila
Brian Cleaver
as Clerk of Court
Alan Selwyn
as Plainclothesmen
Joseph Tregonino
as Caretaker
Lindsay Anderson
as Barrister
Reg Peters
as Private Agent
Ellis Dale
as Clergyman
Debbie Jacobs
as Maples' Daughter
Ellen Mann
as Hudson's Secretary
June Brown
Ishaq Bux
Norma Shebbeare
James Ottaway
as Watson's Guest
Valerie Collier
as Mrs. Anderson's Mother
Ronald Clarke
as Man Outside Strip Club
Patsy Huxter
as Hilda Maples
Ann Lancaster
as Drinking Club Hostess
Clare Kelly
as Mrs. Anderson
Ronald Clarke
as Man Outside Strip Club
Clare Kelly
as Mrs. Anderson
Patsy Huxter
as Hilda Maples
Ann Lancaster
as Drinking Club Hostess


Anthony Page
Ronald Kinnoch
John Osborne
John Osborne
Play Author
Tony Imi
Ken Hodges
Dudley Moore
Composer (Music Score)
Derek York
Seamus Flannery
Art Director
Anne Gainsford
Costume Designer