The Caretaker (The Guest)
The Caretaker (The Guest) (1963)

The Guest is a filmed adaptation of the Harold Pinter play of the same name. Donald Pleasence plays a laconic tramp, who is invited to stay in the home of Robert Shaw, on the implied promise that he, Pleasence, will be hired as caretaker.… More

Directed By:
Rated: Unrated
Running Time:
Release Date: June 1, 1963
Add Your Rating
User Score

Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

More a theater experience than a cinema one.

Full review…
Amber Wilkinson
Eye for Film

This is a masterclass in tension and character exploration.

Full review…
More reviews for The Caretaker (The Guest)

Flixster User Reviews
Emily B.
A great example of character study. This film is an adaptation of the Harold Pinter play and focuses mainly on dialouge as the whole film basically takes place… More