He Who Rides a Tiger Poster

Release Date: 1965

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 43 min

Plot Summary
Habitual thief Peter Rayston (Tom Bell) is released from prison and begins planning his next series of robberies. When he meets Joanne (Judi Dench), a social worker who attempts to reform him, Rayston is tempted to give up his life as a criminal and go straight. However, after Joanne snubs his romantic advances, Rayston plans and executes a series of audacious burglaries to overcome his anguish, even as Joanne pleads for him to mend his criminal ways.

Cast: Tom Bell, Judi Dench, Paul Rogers, Kay Walsh, Ray McAnally, Jeremy Spenser, Peter Madden, Inigo Jackson

Director: Charles Crichton

Genres: Crime drama

Keywords: England, Pursuit, Tense, Police officer, Fall, Temptation, Brooding, 1960s