12 certificateThe Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner is a Film programme that first aired in 1962 and has been classified a 12 certificate.

The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner is a 4 star programme


The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner (1962)

Directed by
Tony Richardson

Seminal 60s tale of rebellion and class warfare with BAFTA- winner Courtenay as Colin, the angry young man whose speed and stamina could help his ambitious borstal warden snatch the cup from the toffs' team. But Colin is running his own race.

Written by

Genre: Film

Running Time: 100 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1962

4/5 Stars

Classification: 12 Certificate

Production Country: UK

Filmed in Black and White


Image for Michael RedgraveMichael Redgrave...Ruxton Towers Reformatory governor
Image for Tom CourtenayTom Courtenay...Colin Smith
Avis Bunnage...Mrs. Smith
Alec McCowen...Brown House Master
Image for James BolamJames Bolam...Mike
Joe Robinson...Roach
Dervis Ward...Detective
Topsy Jane...Audrey
Julia Foster...Gladys