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The Wicked Lady
Directed by:
Michael Winner

Released on October 28 of 1983 in the USA, "The Wicked Lady" (also known as "Avventuriera perversa, L'", "Verruchte Lady, Die") is an Adventure/Drama film directed by Michael Winner . Faye Dunaway and Alan Bates are starring, alongside John Gielgud, Denholm Elliott, Prunella Scales and Oliver Tobias.

She seduced, robbed and murdered...That was on her good days. [Theatrical]

Who is the director of "The Wicked Lady":

The Wicked Lady was directed by Michael Winner, an English director, producer, writer, and actor.

Before making The Wicked Lady, Michael Winner had directed Death Wish II, released in 1982, Firepower (1979), The Big Sleep (1978), The Sentinel (1977), Won Ton Ton, the Dog Who Saved Hollywood (1976), and The Stone Killer (1973). Since, he directed Scream for Help, released in 1984, Death Wish 3 (1985), A Chorus of Disapproval (1988), Appointment with Death (1988), Bullseye! (1990), and Dirty Weekend (1993).

What was the release date of "The Wicked Lady":

The Wicked Lady was first released in the United States on Friday, October 28, 1983. Also released on Friday, October 28, 1983 have been Possession (dir. Andrzej Zulawski) and Garfield on the Town. This was thirty-six (36) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, August 19, 1983 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "The Wicked Lady":

At the casting of The Wicked Lady we find Faye Dunaway, previously seen in Mommie Dearest (1981) and The First Deadly Sin (1980); Alan Bates (Britannia Hospital (1982), The Return of the Soldier (1982)); John Gielgud (Gandhi (1982), Priest of Love (1981)) [ more... ]

  • Mollie Maureen and Denholm Elliott, Prunella Scales, Helena McCarthy can all be seen in The Hound of the Baskervilles, released in 1978.
  • John Gielgud and John Savident also worked together in Gandhi, released in 1982.
  • Oliver Tobias and Marc Sinden also appeared together in The Brylcreem Boys, released in 1998.

What is the Storyline of "The Wicked Lady":

Caroline is to be wed to Sir Ralph and invites her sister Barbara to be her bridesmaid. Barbara seduces Ralph, however and she becomes the new Lady, but despite her new wealthy situation, she gets bored and turns to highway robbery for thrills.

While on the road she meets a famous highwayman (Jerry Jackson) and they continue as a team, but some people begin suspecting her identity and she risks death if she continues her nefarious activities.

At some point in the proceedings, it would seem, [...]

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