Biography of the British painter Francis Bacon. The movie focuses on his relationship with George Dyer, his lover. Dyer was a former small time crook.

  1. John Maybury

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Derek Jacobi

    Derek Jacobi

    Francis Bacon

  2. Daniel Craig

    Daniel Craig

    George Dyer

  3. Tilda Swinton

    Tilda Swinton

    Muriel Belcher

  4. Anne Lambton

    Anne Lambton

    Isabel Rawsthorne

  5. Adrian Scarborough

    Adrian Scarborough

    Daniel Farson

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Love Is the Devil: Study for a Portrait of Francis Bacon
Love Is the Devil: Study for a Portrait of Francis Bacon



Status Released

Release Information

  • September 16, 1998


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 30m

Budget -

Revenue -



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