Info

Year: 1987

Original Title: Prick Up your Ears

Country: UK

Length: 105 minutes

Budget: $1,654,743

Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance

Studios:

Suitable only for 15 years and over

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Release Dates

United Kingdom: August 04 2017

United States: May 08 1987

Ranking

Ranking: 6,768 out of 12,813 movies (up 4544)

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4.4 by 1 users

Plot

When Kenneth Hallywell (Alfred Molina) met Joe Orton (Gary Oldman), he teach him everything he knows about art and literature, in return Joe showed him to free sexuality. By then, the homosexuality wasn't well seen by the society and they ended up behind bars when their really sexual condition were discovered. Joe got endure his days in jail and wrote a play which would do him famous, however the story don't was the same for Kenneth who had a hell in prison. When Hallywell got out of jail, driven by envy, finished with the Orton's life.

Awards

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BAFTA AwardsBAFTA Awards
1988
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Director

Cast Prick Up your Ears

Gary Oldman

Joe Orton

Alfred Molina

Kenneth Halliwell

Vanessa Redgrave

Peggy Ramsay

Wallace Shawn

John Lahr

Lindsay Duncan

Anthea Lahr

Frances Barber

Leonie Orton

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