Horror of Darkness (1965)

The liberal middle-class mask well and truly slips in this intense love triangle drama penned by John Hopkins.

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Introduction

A cosmopolitan London couple (Glenda Jackson and Alfred Lynch) find their outwardly charmed lives upended by a troubled homosexual friend (Nicol Williamson). The BBC were sufficiently rattled to postpone its broadcast for a year. Stylishly shot and building to a shocking crescendo, this chamber piece simmers with suppressed desire and rage.

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