The tape version, if one exists, may be 114 minutes but the film, on original release, ran the same 140 minutes in the USA as it did in England. It is an experimental transposition of the Eliot play to the screen and, as such, and Eliot a poet, the film deals more with sound and meaning than it does
|John Groser||饰||Thomas a Becket (as Father John Groser)|
|唐纳德·比塞特 (Donald Bisset)||饰||Priest|
|大卫·沃德 (David Ward)||饰||1st Tempter|
|出品公司||Film Traders Ltd.|
|发行公司||Film Traders Ltd. (1952) (Theatrical) (United Kingdom)|
|Classic Pictures (1952) (Theatrical) (United States)|
|BFI Video (2015) (DVD) (United Kingdom)|
- The Knights, played by Mark Dignam, Michael Aldridge, Leo McKern, and Paul Rogers appeared by permission of the Old Vic Theatre Co.
- First film of 保罗·罗杰斯.
- The first film of Leo Mckern.