The Go-Between (1971)

Director: Joseph Losey
Starring: Julie Christie, Alan Bates, Dominic Guard

Adaptation of the novel by L P Hartley, scripted by Harold Pinter. Seen through the eyes of a young boy, a love affair between the daughter of an affl... Read more

The Caretaker (1963)

Director: Clive Donner
Starring: Donald Pleasence, Alan Bates, Robert Shaw

The Caretaker was the play that made Harold Pinter's name when it was first performed at the Arts Theatre, London in 1960, and it remains probably his... Read more

The Mayor of Casterbridge (1978)

Director: David Giles
Starring: Alan Bates, Anna Massey, Anne Stallybrass

Alan Bates stars in this powerful BBC production of Thomas Hardy's tragic tale, dramatised by Dennis Potter. Set in the 1840s, this is the vivid and r... Read more

A Voyage Round My Father (1983)

Director: Alvin Rakoff
Starring: Laurence Olivier, Alan Bates, Jane Asher

This is John Mortimer's warm, witty portrait of his father and the rest of the family. Filmed in the places where the events actually occurred. The sc... Read more

A Kind of Loving (1962)

Director: John Schlesinger
Starring: Alan Bates, Thora Hird, June Ritchie

Set in the north of England, young Vic gets Ingrid pregnant, but being no Saturday Night and Sunday Morning tearaway, he does the right thing by her.... Read more

The Rose (1979)

Director: Mark Rydell
Starring: Bette Midler, Alan Bates, Frederic Forrest

Bette Midler makes her starring debut an event as she lights up the screen in a familiar tale of an entertainer on her way down from the heights of st... Read more

Butley (1974)

Director: Harold Pinter
Starring: Alan Bates, Jessica Tandy, Susan Engel, Richard O'Callaghan

After winning acclaim on the London stage, director Harold Pinter and star Alan Bates bring Simon Gray's acerbic academia character study to the scree... Read more

Women in Love (1969)

Director: Ken Russell
Starring: Alan Bates, Glenda Jackson, Oliver Reed, Jennie Linden, Eleanor Bron, Alan Webb

Director Ken Russell's moving adaptation of D.H. Lawrence's novel is set in 1920s England and chronicles the complicated romantic lives of artist Glen... Read more

The Prince and the Pauper (2000)

Director: Giles Foster
Starring: Aidan Quinn, Alan Bates, Jonathan Timmins, Robert Timmins

Mark Twain's tale comes to life in this delightful Hallmark Entertainment adaptation starring Aidan Quinn and Alan Bates. An impoverished lad dreams o... Read more

The Shout (1978)

Director: Jerzy Skolimowski
Starring: Alan Bates, Susannah York, John Hurt, Tim Curry

Starring Alan Bates, Susannah York and John Hurt, this unusual film explores the meaning of reality in the setting of an insane asylum. A cricket matc... Read more