Villain

(1971)

Overview

Ruthless East End gangster Vic Dakin has plans for an ambitious raid on the wages van of a plastic factory. This is a departure from Dakin's usual modus operandi, and the job is further complicated by his having to work with fellow gangster Frank Fletcher's firm. As Dakin plots, Wolfe wheels and deals and MP Draycott gets caught in a web of his own iniquity.

  1. Michael Tuchner

    Director

  2. James Barlow

    Novel

  3. Ian La Frenais

    Screenplay

  4. Dick Clement

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Richard Burton

    Richard Burton

    Vic Dakin

  2. Ian McShane

    Ian McShane

    Wolfe Lissner

  3. Nigel Davenport

    Nigel Davenport

    Bob Matthews

  4. Donald Sinden

    Donald Sinden

    Gerald Draycott

  5. Fiona Lewis

    Fiona Lewis

    Venetia

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Status Released

Release Information

  • May 26, 1971
    R
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 38m

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