BBC Play of the Month (1965–1983)
During the early 16th Century idealistic German monk Martin Luther, disgusted by the materialism in the church, begins the dialogue that will lead to the Protestant Reformation.

Director:

Alan Cooke

Writer:

John Osborne (play)

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Alec McCowen ... Martin Luther
Patrick Magee ... Tetzel
Geoffrey Bayldon ... Cajetan
Charles Carson ... Stanpitz
Ray Barrett ... Knight
Jerold Wells ... Hans
Gerry Duggan Gerry Duggan ... Lucas
Philip Stone ... Weinand
William Ingram William Ingram ... Miltitz
Etain O'Dell Etain O'Dell ... Katherine
Fulton Mackay ... Eck
Tom Criddle Tom Criddle ... Leo
James Cairncross James Cairncross ... Prior
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Douglas Ditta Douglas Ditta
Peter Purves
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Storyline

During the early 16th Century idealistic German monk Martin Luther, disgusted by the materialism in the church, begins the dialogue that will lead to the Protestant Reformation.

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Genres:

Drama

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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 October 1965 (UK) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The Broadway production of "Luther" opened at the St. James Theater in New York on September 25, 1963 and ran for 211 performances. See more »

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Version of Luther (1974) See more »

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