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Moviedrome: Fahrenheit 451


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Concluding tonight's sci-fi cult-movie double bill.
Science-fiction drama starring Oskar Werner, Julie Christie
In an unspecified country, in an indeterminate future, books are banned, readers persecuted and the function of firemen is to burn books. Montag, a fireman, has a bright future until he meets Clarisse, a teacher, who asks if he has ever read a book.
Showing in widescreen format. (1966)
See Films: pages 44-53 ***
Followed by Weatherview


Director: Francois Truffaut
Montag: Oskar Werner
Linda/Clarisse: Julie Christie
Captain: Cyril Cusack
Fabian: Anton Diffring
Henry Brulard: Alex Scott

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Moviedrome: Fahrenheit 451

BBC Two England, 18 August 1997 0.05

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