• The Go-Between (2001)

The Go-Between

Release Date: June 17th, 2001

PG |1 hr 56 min

Plot Summary

In this period drama, British teenager Leo Colston (Dominic Guard) spends a summer in the countryside, where he develops a crush on the beautiful young aristocrat Marian (Julie Christie). Eager to impress her, Leo becomes the "go-between" for Marian, delivering secret romantic letters to Ted Burgess (Alan Bates), a handsome neighboring farmer. However, when Marian becomes engaged to Hugh Trimingham (Edward Fox), a local viscount, all their lives are altered.

Cast: Julie Christie, Alan Bates, Dominic Guard, Margaret Leighton, Michael Redgrave, Michael Gough, Edward Fox, Richard Gibson

Director: Joseph Losey

Genres: Drama

Production Co: EMI Films Ltd., Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer British Studios

Keywords: Love triangle, Growing up, Passionate, England, Emotional, Forbidden love, Melodramatic

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Awards

Nominated Soundtrack
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1972)
Nominated Cinematography
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1972)
Nominated Foreign Film - English Language
Winner Screenplay
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1972)
Nominated Costume Design
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1972)
Nominated Direction
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1972)
Nominated Art Direction
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1972)
Nominated Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1972)