Tag: harold-pinter

This Article Contains Strong Language: A Look Back at the History of Swearing on British TV

Sixty years after the Lady Chatterley Trial and forty after a BBC dramatisation of it, a look back at the history of strong language on British television.

The Caretaker Review

The Caretaker was Harold Pinter's breakthrough play, filmed in 1963 by Clive Donner and starring Alan Bates, Donald Pleasence and Robert Shaw.

DVD Review: Pinter at the BBC

Harold Pinter was one of the twentieth century's foremost writers for the stage and screen. This box set from the BFI collects ten plays made for the BBC between 1965 and 1988.

The Comfort of Strangers Review

Paul Schrader's dreamily sinister The Comfort of Strangers is available now courtesy of the BFI