In the future, the government maintains control of public opinion by outlawing literature and maintaining a group of enforcers, known as “firemen,” to perform the necessary book burnings. Fireman Montag begins to question the morality of his vocation.

  1. François Truffaut

    Director, Writer

  2. Ray Bradbury


  3. Helen Scott


  4. David Rudkin


  5. Jean-Louis Richard


Top Billed Cast

  1. Oskar Werner

    Oskar Werner

    Guy Montag

  2. Julie Christie

    Julie Christie

    Clarisse / Linda Montag

  3. Cyril Cusack

    Cyril Cusack

    The Captain

  4. Anton Diffring

    Anton Diffring

    Fabian / Headmistress

  5. Bee Duffell

    Bee Duffell

    Book Lady

Full Cast & Crew

Fahrenheit 451
Fahrenheit 451



Status Released

Release Information

  • November 1, 1966


    No rating information.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 48m

Budget $1,500,000.00

Revenue -



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