The film tells the story of Peter Wildeblood, a thoughtful and private gay journalist whose affair with a handsome serviceman he met in Piccadilly – during the time homosexuality was a crime – turned Queen's evidence against him in one of the most explosive court cases of the 1950s - the infamous Montagu Trial.

  1. Fergus O'Brien


  2. Peter Wildeblood


  3. Brian Fillis


Top Billed Cast

  1. Daniel Mays

    Daniel Mays

    Peter Wildeblood

  2. Richard Gadd

    Richard Gadd

    Eddie McNally

  3. Charlie Creed-Miles

    Charlie Creed-Miles

    Superintendent Jones

  4. Mark Gatiss

    Mark Gatiss

    Doctor Landers

  5. Richard Dillane

    Richard Dillane

    Prosecutor Roberts

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Against the Law
Against the Law


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Status Released

Release Information

  • March 16, 2017


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 24m

Budget -

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