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Peeping Tom 1960

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Peeping Tom 1960 15

101 mins United Kingdom Director. Michael Powell

Much criticised at the time of its release, Michael Powell’s psychological study of a shy camera technician who films for his home movies the death throes of the women he kills is now widely regarded as a dark classic. Less a straightforward serial-killer thriller than a Freudian meditation on how and why we watch movies, it is rich in its thematic resonance – and in in-jokes about the film world.

Directed by

Michael Powell

Featuring

Karlheinz Böhm

Moira Shearer

Anna Massey

Maxine Audley

Genres

Drama

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Certificate

15 Contains moderate violence and strong psychological threat

Released

1960

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

Michael Powell (Theatre) Ltd

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