Look Back in Anger
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Archetypal British "angry young man" Jimmy Porter (Richard Burton) is a college-educated bloke who can't seem to get any better job than working in a candy store. Jimmy's relationship with his wife Alison (Mary Ure) alternates between hugs and kisses when he's feeling good and verbal abuse when he's down on himself, which is often. Alison's best friend Helena Charles (Claire Bloom) advises Alison to escape her injurious marriage. Left with no one for a punching bag, Jimmy romances Helena. Having suffered a miscarriage, Alison returns, and Helena walks out of… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 88%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Though a trend setting film, with snappy play dialogue, well-acted and competently crafted, its depressing tone makes it a tough watch."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"As belas performances (especialmente de Burton) e a opressora fotografia são os principais atrativos do filme, que, graças aos seus personagens neuróticos e deprimentes, torna-se uma experiência nada agradável."
‑ Pablo Villaca, Cinema em Cena
"The kitchen-sink drama that started a great period of British realism"
‑ Lori Hoffman, Atlantic City Weekly
"Burton scares grown adults."
‑ Cole Smithey, ColeSmithey.com
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