Nineteen Eighty-Four; (alt.: 1984) (page 1 of 8)

The movie "Nineteen Eighty-Four", directed by Michael Radford. Film based on George Orwell’s novel of the same name. Alternative title: ‘1984’. Seen here, Winston Smith at work. From part 1, chapter 4: 'Winston dialed 'back numbers' on the telescreen and called for the appropriate issues of The Times, which slid out of the pneumatic tube after only a few minutes' delay.’ Initial UK theatrical release October 10, 1984. Screen capture. Copyright © 1984 Virgin Cinema Films Limited. Credit: © 1984 Virgin Films / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The movie "Nineteen Eighty-Four", directed by Michael Radford. Film based on George Orwell’s novel of the same name. Alternative title: ‘1984’. Seen here, Winston receives a slip of paper containing the words: 'Malquoted chocolate. Rectify.' From part 1, chapter 4: 'As for the third message, it referred to a very simple error which could be set right in a couple of minutes. As short a time ago as February, the Ministry of Plenty had issued a promise (a 'categorical pledge' were the official words) that there would be no reduction of the chocolate ration during 1984. Actually, as Winston was aware, the chocolate ration was to be reduced from thirty grams to twenty at the end of the present week.’ Initial UK theatrical release October 10, 1984. Screen capture. Copyright © 1984 Virgin Cinema Films Limited. Credit: © 1984 Virgin Films / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The movie "Nineteen Eighty-Four", directed by Michael Radford. Film based on George Orwell’s novel of the same name. Alternative title: ‘1984’. Seen here, Winston's workspace at the Records Department. From part 1, chapter 4: 'There were the armies of reference clerks whose job was simply to draw up lists of books and periodicals which were due for recall. There were the vast repositories where the corrected documents were stored, and the hidden furnaces where the original copies were destroyed.’ Initial UK theatrical release October 10, 1984. Screen capture. Copyright © 1984 Virgin Cinema Films Limited. Credit: © 1984 Virgin Films / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The movie "Nineteen Eighty-Four", directed by Michael Radford. Film based on George Orwell’s novel of the same name. Alternative title: ‘1984’. Seen here, Big Brother (played by Bob Flag). From part 1, chapter 1: ‘(...) the face of Big Brother, black-haired, black-moustachio'd, full of power and mysterious calm, and so vast that it almost filled up the screen.’ Initial UK theatrical release October 10, 1984. Screen capture. Copyright © 1984 Virgin Cinema Films Limited. Credit: © 1984 Virgin Films / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The movie "Nineteen Eighty-Four", directed by Michael Radford. Film based on George Orwell’s novel of the same name. Alternative title: ‘1984’. Seen here, the opening title. Noted in the end credits: 'This film was photographed in and around London during the period April - June 1984, the exact time and setting imagined by the author.' Initial UK theatrical release October 10, 1984. Screen capture. Copyright © 1984 Virgin Cinema Films Limited. Credit: © 1984 Virgin Films / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The movie "Nineteen Eighty-Four", directed by Michael Radford. Film based on George Orwell’s novel of the same name. Alternative title: ‘1984’. Seen here, members at the Two Minutes Hate, and a large screen featuring the face of Big Brother (played by Bob Flag). From part 1, chapter 1: ‘At this moment the entire group of people broke into a deep, slow, rhythmical chant of 'B-B! ...B-B! ...B-B!' over and over again (...)’ Initial UK theatrical release October 10, 1984. Screen capture. Copyright © 1984 Virgin Cinema Films Limited. Credit: © 1984 Virgin Films / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The movie "Nineteen Eighty-Four", directed by Michael Radford. Film based on George Orwell’s novel of the same name. Alternative title: ‘1984’. Seen here, Richard Burton as O'Brien at the Two Minutes Hate. Described in the book, part 1, chapter 1: ‘The other person was a man named O'Brien, a member of the Inner Party and holder of some post so important and remote that Winston had only a dim idea of its nature.’ Initial UK theatrical release October 10, 1984. Screen capture. Copyright © 1984 Virgin Cinema Films Limited. Credit: © 1984 Virgin Films / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The movie "Nineteen Eighty-Four", directed by Michael Radford. Film based on George Orwell’s novel of the same name. Alternative title: ‘1984’. Seen here, John Hurt as Winston Smith at the Two Minutes Hate. From part 1, chapter 1: ‘The horrible thing about the Two Minutes Hate was not that one was obliged to act a part, but that it was impossible to avoid joining in.’ Initial UK theatrical release October 10, 1984. Screen capture. Copyright © 1984 Virgin Cinema Films Limited. Credit: © 1984 Virgin Films / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The movie "Nineteen Eighty-Four", directed by Michael Radford. Film based on George Orwell’s novel of the same name. Alternative title: ‘1984’. Seen here, Suzanna Hamilton as Julia at the Two Minutes Hate. Described in part 1, chapter 1: 'She was a bold-looking girl of about twenty-seven, with thick hair, a freckled face, and swift, athletic movements. A narrow scarlet sash, emblem of the Junior Anti-Sex League, was wound several times round the waist of her overalls (...)' Initial UK theatrical release October 10, 1984. Screen capture. Copyright © 1984 Virgin Cinema Films Limited. Credit: © 1984 Virgin Films / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The movie "Nineteen Eighty-Four", directed by Michael Radford. Film based on George Orwell’s novel of the same name. Alternative title: ‘1984’. Seen here, members gather for the Two Minutes Hate. As from part 1, chapter 1: 'The next moment a hideous, grinding speech, as of some monstrous machine running without oil, burst from the big telescreen at the end of the room. It was a noise that set one's teeth on edge and bristled the hair at the back of one's neck. The Hate had started.' Initial UK theatrical release October 10, 1984. Screen capture. Copyright © 1984 Virgin Cinema Films Limited. Credit: © 1984 Virgin Films / Courtesy: Pyxurz.