MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 3,945 this week

Morgan! (1966)
"Morgan: A Suitable Case for Treatment" (original title)

7.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.0/10 from 1,221 users  
Reviews: 26 user | 17 critic

After his wife leaves him for another man, a London artist begins his descent into madness in trying to win her back.

Director:

Writer:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 titles
created 05 Apr 2013
 
list image
a list of 444 titles
created 30 Apr 2013
 
a list of 45 titles
created 10 Jul 2013
 
a list of 1588 titles
created 7 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Morgan!" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Morgan! (1966)

Morgan! (1966) on IMDb 7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Morgan!.
Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 7 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A Boston feminist and a conservative Southern lawyer contend for the heart and mind of a beautiful and bright girl unsure of her future.

Director: James Ivory
Stars: Christopher Reeve, Vanessa Redgrave, Jessica Tandy
Biography | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Mary Stuart, who was named Queen of Scotland when she was only six days old, is the last Roman Catholic ruler of Scotland. She is imprisoned at he age of 23 by her cousin Elizabeth Tudor, ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Jarrott
Stars: Vanessa Redgrave, Glenda Jackson, Patrick McGoohan
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A rebellious, hard-living factory worker juggles relationships with two women, one of whom is married to another man but pregnant with his child.

Director: Karel Reisz
Stars: Albert Finney, Shirley Anne Field, Rachel Roberts
Georgy Girl (1966)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A homely but vivacious young woman dodges the amorous attentions of her father's middle-aged employer while striving to capture some of the glamorous life of her swinging London roommate.

Director: Silvio Narizzano
Stars: James Mason, Alan Bates, Lynn Redgrave
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

A seeming good Samaritan (Debra Winger) hires a private detective (Nolte) to prove a teen sitting in prison on a murder charge is innocent. His investigation discovers deep corruption in a ... See full summary »

Director: Karel Reisz
Stars: Debra Winger, Nick Nolte, Will Patton
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Vietnam veteran Ray Hicks gets conned into helping his buddy John Converse smuggle some heroin, only to wind up on the lam with John's wife when the deal goes sour.

Director: Karel Reisz
Stars: Nick Nolte, Tuesday Weld, Michael Moriarty
Sweet Dreams (1985)
Biography | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Jessica Lange stunningly portrays Patsy Cline, the velvet-voiced country music singer who died in a tragic plane crash at the height of her fame.

Director: Karel Reisz
Stars: Jessica Lange, Ed Harris, Ann Wedgeworth
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A film is being made of a story, set in 19th century England, about Charles, a biologist who's engaged to be married, but who falls in love with outcast Sarah, whose melancholy makes her ... See full summary »

Director: Karel Reisz
Stars: Meryl Streep, Jeremy Irons, Hilton McRae
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Slovakia during WW2. Tono lives a poor life, but the authorities offer him to take over the Jewish widow Lautman's little shop for sewing material. She is old and confused and thinks that ... See full summary »

Directors: Ján Kadár, Elmar Klos
Stars: Ida Kaminska, Jozef Kroner, Hana Slivková
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Part of the British 'Free Cinema' movement, which included Lindsay Anderson's 'Every Day Except Christmas' (daily life at Covent Garden fruit/vegetable market) and 'O Dreamland' (a ... See full summary »

Director: Karel Reisz
Stars: Jon Rollason, Tony Benson, Adrian Harding
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Alan, after quarreling with his girlfriend Sheila, becomes intrigued by Anna, a mysterious widow who's searching for a sailor she had known many years before. Alan and Anna begin the search... See full summary »

Director: Tony Richardson
Stars: Jeanne Moreau, Ian Bannen, Vanessa Redgrave
Documentary | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A night at the Wood Green Jazz Club - an example of 'Free Cinema'

Directors: Karel Reisz, Tony Richardson
Stars: Chris Barber, Ron Bowden, Jim Bray
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
Irene Handl ...
...
Policeman
Arthur Mullard ...
Wally
Newton Blick ...
Nan Munro ...
Peter Collingwood ...
Geoffrey
...
Counsel
John Garrie ...
Tipstaff
John Rae ...
Judge
Angus MacKay ...
Best Man
Marvis Edwards ...
Maid
Peter Cellier ...
Second Counsel
Edit

Storyline

Morgan Delt is a failed and irresponsible left-wing artist whose Communist parents own a fish and chips shop in downmarket London. He is also an aggressive and self-admitted dreamer, a fantasist who uses his flights of fancy as refuge from external reality, where his unconventional behavior lands him in a divorce from his wife, Leonie, trouble with the police and, ultimately, incarceration in a lunatic asylum. Written by alfiehitchie

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Fantasy

Certificate:

See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

January 1966 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Morgan!  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Final feature film of Newton Blick who died before the film came out. See more »

Goofs

Crew reflected in the window of the car that Leonie gets into at the start of the film. See more »

Quotes

Morgan Delt: Saw me old ma yesterday.
Leonie Delt: And how is she?
Morgan Delt: She refuses to de-Stalinise...
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Siskel & Ebert: The Movies That Made Us Critics (1990) See more »

Soundtracks

Berceuse Pour Danielle
(uncredited)
Music by Pierre Arvay
De Wolfe Music Ltd
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
An off-beat film for an off-beat actor
10 August 2001 | by (Haddonfield, NJ) – See all my reviews

David Warner is, to my mind, one of the most gifted actors working in films today. He is able to take just about any role in just about any film and invest it with life and interest. In fact, he is the sole reason to ever want to see a great number of films. That said, "Morgan" is a treat because it's one of the few films where Warner gets to play the lead. He doesn't get the girl and he's stark raving mad throughout, but he's still the lead.

This film is very much of its time, but it's still quite enjoyable. Morgan's anarchist antics are always unpredictable and sweet in a psychotic kind of way. And considering the main character's obsession with gorillas, it's interesting to see the film now in light of Warner's appearance in Tim Burton's remake of "Planet of the Apes." Must have felt like deja vu to him.

Recommended for David Warner fans and people who like their comedies a little off-kilter.


11 of 14 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Vanessa Redgrave's Oscar nomination? miriamwebster
Warner's star vehicle Keylimepie
Location mike-h
Looking for Pal format video jibs-2
Song pete-martin-1
Movie Trailer Theme music? newpapyrus
Discuss Morgan! (1966) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?