Nineteen Eighty-Four; (alt.: 1984) (page 2 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 during mandatory morning exercise, John Hurt (facing telescreen) as Winston Smith. From part 1, chapter 3, 'His face remained completely inscrutable. Never show dismay! Never show resentment! A single flicker of the eyes could give you away. He stood watching while the instructress raised her arms above her head (...)' 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 during mandatory morning exercise, from left, Janet Key (on screen) as The Instructress and John Hurt (facing telescreen) as Winston Smith. From part 1, chapter 3, she says: ‘'Anyone under forty-five is perfectly capable of touching his toes. We don't all have the privilege of fighting in the front line, but at least we can all keep fit. Remember our boys on the Malabar front! And the sailors in the Floating Fortresses!" 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 secretly writes. From part 1, chapter 1: ‘By sitting in the alcove, and keeping well back, Winston was able to remain outside the range of the telescreen, so far as sight went.’ 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 secretly writes. From part 1, chapter 1: ‘To mark the paper was the decisive act. In small clumsy letters he wrote: April 4th, 1984. / He sat back. A sense of complete helplessness had descended upon him. To begin with, he did not know with any certainty that this was 1984.’ 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 in his apartment. From part 1, chapter 1: ‘There was of course no way of knowing whether you were being watched at any given moment. How often, or on what system, the Thought Police plugged in on any individual wire was guesswork.’ 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 returning home at Victory Mansions. From part 1, chapter 2: 'The plaster flaked constantly from ceilings and walls, the pipes burst in every hard frost, the roof leaked whenever there was snow, the heating system was usually running at half steam when it was not closed down altogether from motives of economy.' 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, Lynne Radford as Susan Parsons wearing the uniform of the Spies. From part 1, chapter 5, her spying skill is described by her father, "She spotted he was wearing a funny kind of shoes -- said she'd never seen anyone wearing shoes like that before. So the chances were he was a foreigner. Pretty smart for a nipper of seven, eh?" 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 sending documents to the incinerator. From part 1, chapter 4: 'For some reason they were nicknamed memory holes. When one knew that any document was due for destruction, or even when one saw a scrap of waste paper lying about, it was an automatic action to lift the flap of the nearest memory hole and drop it in, whereupon it would be whirled away on a current of warm air to the enormous furnaces which were hidden somewhere in the recesses of the building.’ 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 (back to camera) as Winston Smith in his work cubicle. From part 1, chapter 4: 'Winston's greatest pleasure in life was in his work.’ 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, James Walker as Harold Syme. From part 1, chapter 5: 'It was his friend Syme, who worked in the Research Department. Perhaps 'friend' was not exactly the right word. You did not have friends nowadays, you had comrades; (…). Syme was a philologist, a specialist in Newspeak.’ Initial UK theatrical release October 10, 1984. Screen capture. Copyright © 1984 Virgin Cinema Films Limited. Credit: © 1984 Virgin Films / Courtesy: Pyxurz.