Victim (1961) Basil Dearden Directs More Social Controversy & The Alan Turing Law

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Director Basil Dearden and writer Janet Green team up together for another bash on British social prejudices. Two years before they had hit on the racial tensions on the streets of London in the late 1950’s in the excellent drama Sapphire. This time they hit the controversial bar high again, for at the time, this film gave the British Board of Film Censors kittens and proved to be way too risque for the US Motion Picture Production Code.

Tagline – A Daring Picture About the World’s Most Un-talked About Subject.

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