George Orwell’s eerie tale follows the “reeducation” of two people whobreak the law in a totalitarian state by falling in love while BigBrother is watching. Not only was this highly watchable movieadaptation filmed during the year it’s named for, but specific sceneswere also shot on the exact date the novel specifies. An intriguingtouch in what turned out to be Richard Burton’s last film.

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