Prick Up Your Ears

10/05/1999
  |  Book Tickets: 27/02/2007
  |  Buy to Own: 10/05/1999
  |  Watch Now: 13/06/2012
  |  105 min
Rated 15 by the BBFC

Synopsis

The life story of controversial 1960s playwright Joe Orton (Gary Oldman), revealed in flashback after his murder by lover Kenneth Halliwell (Alfred Molina). Born in Leicester, Orton moves to London and enjoys an openly gay relationship with Halliwell in their famous Islington flat. However, when Orton achieves spectacular success with such plays as 'What the Butler Saw' and 'Loot', Halliwell begins to feel alienated and the pair's future looks increasingly uncertain.

Contains strong language and sex references
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