The Prisoner
The Prisoner (1955)

British theatrical director Peter Glenville made his film directorial debut with 1955's The Prisoner (Glenville had previous helmed the London stage production of this Bridget Boland play). The film is based on the real-life travails of… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 11, 1955
DVD Release Date: March 2, 2004
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Alan Dale

What Guinness does with his eyes alone ... provides a seminar on acting. And that's just from the neck up.

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Pablo Villaça
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Drama psicológico inteligente e com belas atuações de Guinness, Hawkins e Lawson, perde pontos apenas pela presença forçada de uma subtrama tola envolvendo dois amantes.

David Nusair
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This could've been a fascinating look at the interplay between two very different men...but Bridget Boland's screenplay utilizes the most stilted dialogue imaginable.

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