Cul-de-Sac

United Kingdom, 1966

Film
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Two wounded gangsters on the run descend upon a retired businessman living like a hermit with his young, bored and flirtatious French wife in an old castle on Holy Island, off the Northumberland coast. The arrival of the gangsters disrupts the couple’s eccentric relationship. (Awards: Winner of the Golden Bear at the Berlin Film Festival, 1966) Cast includes Donald Pleasence, Francoise Dorleac, Jacqueline Bisset, Lionel Stander and Jack MacGowran.

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Credits

producer

Gene Gutowski

production company

Compton

director

Roman Polanski

Duration

01:40:00:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1966

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

302532

Language

English

Audience classification

MA

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

TMDB-Movie

4772

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