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Let Him Have It (1991)

12 10/04/1991 (GB) Drama 1h 55m

The shocking story of an unbelievable miscarriage of justice.


In 1950s England, slow-witted Derek Bentley falls in with a group of petty criminals led by Chris Craig, a teenager with a fondness for American gangster films. Chris and Derek's friendship leads to their involvement in the true case which would forever shake England's belief in capital punishment.

  1. Peter Medak


  2. Robert Wade


  3. Neal Purvis


Top Billed Cast

  1. Christopher Eccleston

    Christopher Eccleston

    Derek Bentley

  2. Paul Reynolds

    Christopher Craig

  3. Tom Courtenay

    Tom Courtenay

    William Bentley

  4. Eileen Atkins

    Eileen Atkins

    Lilian Bentley

  5. Iain Cuthbertson

    Iain Cuthbertson

    Sir David Maxwell-Fyfe

  6. Tom Bell

    Tom Bell


  7. Clive Revill

    Clive Revill


  8. Serena Scott Thomas

    Serena Scott Thomas


  9. Clare Holman

    Clare Holman

    Iris Bentley

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Let Him Have It
Let Him Have It

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $3,735,600.00

Revenue $635,064.00


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