18 certificateThe Pawnbroker is a Film programme that first aired in 1964 and has been classified a 18 certificate.

The Pawnbroker is a 4 star programme

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The Pawnbroker (1964)

Directed by
Sidney Lumet

Rod Steiger stars in Sidney Lumet's drama as a pawn shop owner in New York whose attempts to cope with ghetto life and his family trigger flashbacks to his experiences in the Nazi concentration camps in one of the first films to examine the psychological damage to those who survived the Holocaust.

Written by ,

Genre: Film

Running Time: 80 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1964

4/5 Stars

Classification: 18 Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Colour


Image for Rod SteigerRod Steiger...Sol Nazerman
Geraldine Fitzgerald...Marilyn Birchfield
Brock Peters...Rodriguez
Jaime Sánchez...Jesus Ortiz
Thelma Oliver...Ortiz's Girl
Marketa Kimbrell...Tessie
Baruch Lumet...Mendel
Juano Hernandez...Mr. Smith
Linda Geiser...Ruth Nazerman
Nancy R. Pollock...Bertha
Raymond St. Jacques...Tangee
John McCurry...Buck
Ed Morehouse...Oratory Award owner
Eusebia Cosme...Mrs. Ortiz
Warren Finnerty...Savarese