Performance Poster

Release Date: 1970

DVD Release Date: February 13th, 2007

R|1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary
After killing a rival in self-defense, hoodlum Chas (James Fox) must flee both from the law and from his boss, Harry Flowers. He eventually moves into a house owned by Turner (Mick Jagger), a former rock star who lives with female companions Pherber (Anita Pallenberg) and Lucy (Michele Breton). Chas and Turner initially clash, but Turner becomes fascinated with Chas' life as a criminal. Through drugs and a series of psychological battles with Turner, Chas emerges a different man.

Cast: James Fox, Mick Jagger, Anita Pallenberg, Michele Breton, Ann Sidney, John Bindon, Stanley Meadows, Allan Cuthbertson

Director: Donald Cammell

Genres: Crime drama

Production Co: Goodtimes Enterprises

Keywords: House, London, Rivalry, Transformation, Fascinating, 1960s, Creative


Nominated Film Editing
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1972)