Nineteen Eighty-Four; (alt.: 1984) (page 3 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, John Hurt as Winston Smith walking in his neighborhood. A Big Brother poster is on a wall. 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 works on Ogilvy's biography. From part 1, chapter 4: 'It was true that there was no such person as Comrade Ogilvy, but a few lines of print and a couple of faked photographs would soon bring him into existence. (...) At the age of three Comrade Ogilvy had refused all toys except a drum, a sub-machine gun, and a model helicopter. At six (...) he had joined the Spies ...' 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, Shirley Stelfox as The Whore. From part 1, chapter 6, Winston pays a visit to a prostitute: 'What he had suddenly seen in the lamplight was that the woman was old. The paint was plastered so thick on her face that it looked as though it might crack like a cardboard mask.' 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, Gregor Fisher as Tom Parsons in the canteen. He enjoys the 'cubes of spongy pinkish stuff which was probably a preparation of meat.' From part 1, chapter 5: relating to the gullibility of the people, 'And only yesterday, (...), it had been announced that the ration was to be reduced to twenty grammes a week. Was it possible that they could swallow that, after only twenty-four hours? Yes, they swallowed it. Parsons swallowed it easily, with the stupidity of an animal.' 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 from left, Andrew Wilde (wearing spectacles) as Tillotson and James Walker as Syme. Syme talks about working on the Eleventh Edition of the Newspeak Dictionary. From part 1, chapter 5, 'One of these days, thought Winston with sudden deep conviction, Syme will be vaporized. He is too intelligent. He sees too clearly and speaks too plainly. The Party does not like such people. One day he will disappear. It is written in his face.' 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. Behind him, a telescreen featuring the face of Big Brother. 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 onGeorge Orwell’s novel of the same name. Alternative title: ‘1984’. Seen here, glancing over her shoulder towards Winston, Suzanna Hamilton as Julia. From part 1, chapter 5: 'The sweat started out on Winston's backbone. A horrible pang of terror went through him. It was gone almost at once, but it left a sort of nagging uneasiness behind. Why was she watching him? Why did she keep following him about?' 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 from left, in the dining hall, John Hurt as Winston Smith and James Walker as Syme. From part 1, chapter 5: 'Winston and Syme pushed their trays beneath the grille. Onto each was dumped swiftly the regulation lunch -- a metal pannikin of pinkish-grey stew, a hunk of bread, a cube of cheese, a mug of milkless Victory Coffee, and one saccharine tablet.' 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, a dining hall. From part 1, chapter 5: as described, 'In the low-ceilinged canteen, deep underground, the lunch queue jerked slowly forward. The room was already very full and deafeningly noisy.' 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 from left, Gregor Fisher as Tom Parsons and John Hurt as Winston Smith. From part 1, chapter 5: description of Parsons, 'His powers of sweating were extraordinary. At the Community Centre you could always tell when he had been playing table-tennis by the dampness of the bat handle.' Initial UK theatrical release October 10, 1984. Screen capture. Copyright © 1984 Virgin Cinema Films Limited. Credit: © 1984 Virgin Films / Courtesy: Pyxurz.