Billy Liar

1963 · 1 hr 38 min

Not Rated7.394%84%68%
A young Englishman dreams of escaping from his working class family and dead-end job as an undertaker's assistant. A number of indiscretions cause him to lie in order to avoid the penalties. His life turns into a mess and he has an opportunity to run away and leave it all behind.

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Directed By
John Schlesinger
Studio
Vic Films Productions, Waterfall Productions

Cast of Billy Liar

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Tom CourtenayWilliam Terrence 'Billy' Fisher
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Wilfred PicklesGeoffrey Fisher
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Mona WashbourneAlice Fisher
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Ethel GriffiesGrandma Florence
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Leonard RossiterEmanuel Shadrack
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Rodney BewesArthur Crabtree
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Leslie RandallDanny Boon
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Patrick BarrInspector MacDonald
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Ernest ClarkPrison Governor
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Godfrey WinnDisc Jockey
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Jack CunninghamTicket Examiner (uncredited)
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Harry LandisMan on Train (uncredited)
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E. V. H. EmmettNewsreel Commentator (uncredited)
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Anna WingMrs. Crabtree (uncredited)
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Sheila FearnTelephonist (uncredited)
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Muriel DaySinger - Dance Hall (uncredited)
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Lester LeighBand Leader - Dance Hall (uncredited)
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Reginald GreenMr. Matthieson (uncredited)
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Margaret LaceyMrs. Matthieson (uncredited)
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Robin ParkinsonJeweller's Assistant (uncredited)
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David ScaseMan in the Record Shop (uncredited)
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Jessie RobinsLarge Woman in Hospital (uncredited)
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Graham RigbySupermarket Manager (uncredited)
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Jim O'BradyPrisoner Escort (uncredited)
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Neville SmithYouth (uncredited)
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Leslie LawtonYouth (uncredited)
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John TordoffYouth in Wimpy Bar (uncredited)
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Flo FallowsProstitute (uncredited)
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Alice WoodsProstitute (uncredited)
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John SchlesingerOfficer in Dream (uncredited)
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Bryan MosleyBit Part (uncredited)
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Aleksander BrowneBit Part (uncredited)
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James ByronServiceman (uncredited)
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Douglas ClarkeServiceman (uncredited)
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Alan ClaytonServiceman (uncredited)
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George GhentDanny's PRO (uncredited)
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Topsy JaneLiz (uncredited)
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Natalie KentBit Part (uncredited)
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Ted MorrisFuneral Driver (uncredited)
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Elisabeth MurrayBit Part (uncredited)
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Stuart MyersMan Reading Newspaper (uncredited)
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James PayneMan in Station Cafe (uncredited)
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George SpenceMan in Crowd (uncredited)
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Elaine StevensDanny's Secretary (uncredited)
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William WymarArmy Man (uncredited)

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