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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Richard Burton
Elizabeth Taylor
George Segal
Sandy Dennis
Directors
Mike Nichols
Screenwriters
Ernest Lehman
Edward Albee
Running Time
131 minutes

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
A daring 60s comedy with classic performances from Burton and Taylor


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Plot
Biology tutor Nick and his timid wife Honey become caught up in the nightly feuding between erudite, but brow-beaten historian George and his venomously vulgar wife, Martha, who also happens to be the daughter of the college president.


Verdict
A time capsule now of all that was considered controversial and gutsy in 1966.


Reviewed by David Parkinson

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