1984 (1956)

A prosaic filmization of George Orwell's cautionary novel, 1984 is set in a futuristic totalitarian society where individuality is forbidden. The ruler is the never-seen "Big Brother," whose minions have monitored and bugged… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 1, 1956
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Shane Burridge

There is a kind of glum, low-rent fatality to the production that suggests oppression through attrition

Phil Hall
Film Threat

Flat, badly miscast film version of the Orwell landmark.

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Sophie Burgess
A film that is very much of it's time, but somehow manages to stay current and important with each generation. It's well made, believable and… More
Sylvester Kuo
Gosh this is bad, for those of you that have not read the book the film may be acceptable, but if you have then you would notice how degenerated this version… More