Produced by ex-Beatle Harrison, this keenly written look at the Angry Young Men of Britain is based on a popular London stage play. It stars Hurt as a youngster who joins up with a rebellious pair to plot an uprising, while reveling in the sociopolitical attitudes of the time. Producer
Harrison would go on to bring the comic talents of the Monty Python troupe to the screen. Photographed by John Alcott, who also worked on A CLOCKWORK ORANGE and BARRY LYNDON.