15 certificateEquus is a Film programme that first aired in 1977 and has been classified a 15 certificate.

Equus is a 4 star programme

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Equus (1977)

Directed by
Sidney Lumet

A psychologist slowly draws out the emotional demons tormenting a quiet 17-year-old boy responsible for a series of savage attacks on horses near his Hampshire home, and is shocked to learn the reasons for his patient's violent behaviour. Drama, starring Richard Burton, Peter Firth, Colin Blakely and Joan Plowright.

Written by

Genre: Film

Running Time: 140 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1977

4/5 Stars

Classification: 15 Certificate

Production Country: USA/UK

Filmed in Colour

When is Equus next on TV?

It's next showing on Talking Pictures TV October 2nd, 1:30am. See more...


Image for Richard BurtonRichard Burton...Martin Dysart
Image for Peter FirthPeter Firth...Alan Strang
Colin Blakely...Frank Strang
Joan Plowright...Dora Strang
Image for Harry AndrewsHarry Andrews...Harry Dalton
Image for Eileen AtkinsEileen Atkins...Hesther Saloman
Image for Jenny AgutterJenny Agutter...Jill Mason
Kate Reid...Margaret Dysart
John Wyman...Horseman
Elva Mai Hoover...Miss Raintree
Ken James...Mr. Pearce
Patrick Brymer...Hospital Patient