In a futuristic, state-run society controlled by "Big Brother" in which love is outlawed, employee of the state Winston Smith falls for Julia, and is tortured and brainwashed for his crime.
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The character played by Michael Redgrave
is called "O'Brien" in the original novel, but, as Edmond O'Brien
was cast as Winston Smith, the name was changed to "O'Connor" for this film. See more
There are reportedly two endings to this film. The UK version ends with a defiant Winston Smith and Julia being executed by the authorities. The US version is more faithful to Orwell's book and concludes with Winston and Julia being brainwashed into becoming loyal followers of "Big Brother." See more
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