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Silent Scream (1990)

85 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

In London's seedy Soho district in 1963, Larry Winters (Iain Glen) murders a bartender with shocking violence. Sentenced to life behind bars, Winters has towering fits of rage that continue until prison doctors assign him to an ...See moreIn London's seedy Soho district in 1963, Larry Winters (Iain Glen) murders a bartender with shocking violence. Sentenced to life behind bars, Winters has towering fits of rage that continue until prison doctors assign him to an experimental unit that gives him a route to self-expression. Flashbacks to his deprived Glasgow childhood with a delinquent older brother (Alexander Morton), his harrowing military experience and his history of drug abuse show how this troubled man became a murderer. Written by Dominic Murphy See less
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Oct 19, 1990 (United Kingdom)

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55 cast members
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Iain Glen
Larry Winters - Special Unit Inmate Larry Winters - Special Unit Inmate   See fewer
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Andrew Barr
Shuggie - Special Unit Inmate Shuggie - Special Unit Inmate   See fewer
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Kenneth Glenaan
Rab - Special Unit Inmate Rab - Special Unit Inmate   See fewer
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Steve Hotchkiss
Mo - Special Unit Inmate Mo - Special Unit Inmate   See fewer
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Paul Samson
Jimmy - Special Unit Inmate Jimmy - Special Unit Inmate   See fewer
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John Murtagh
Ken Murray - Special Unit Staff Ken Murray - Special Unit Staff   See fewer
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Robert Carlyle
Big Woodsy - Special Unit Staff (as Bobby Carlyle) Big Woodsy - Special Unit Staff (as Bobby Carlyle)   See fewer
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Billy McElhaney
Aly - Special Unit Staff Aly - Special Unit Staff   See fewer
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Billy Riddoch
Lenny - Special Unit Staff (as Bill Riddoch) Lenny - Special Unit Staff (as Bill Riddoch)   See fewer
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Finlay Welsh
Alan - Special Unit Staff Alan - Special Unit Staff   See fewer
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David Scott
Television Reporter - Visitor Television Reporter - Visitor   See fewer
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Angela Chadfield
Patricia - Visitor Patricia - Visitor   See fewer
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Gilbert Martin
Monitor PO - Barlinnie Prison Staff Monitor PO - Barlinnie Prison Staff   See fewer
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Kenneth Bryans
PO 1 - Barlinnie Prison Staff PO 1 - Barlinnie Prison Staff   See fewer
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Frank Gallagher
PO 2 - Barlinnie Prison Staff PO 2 - Barlinnie Prison Staff   See fewer
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Martin McCardie
PO 3 - Barlinnie Prison Staff PO 3 - Barlinnie Prison Staff   See fewer
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David Hayman
PO 4 - Barlinnie Prison Staff PO 4 - Barlinnie Prison Staff   See fewer
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Jonathan Battersby
Doctor - Barlinnie Prison Staff Doctor - Barlinnie Prison Staff   See fewer
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Tom Watson
Patrick - Larry's Fantasy Patrick - Larry's Fantasy   See fewer
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Julie Graham
Alice / Betty - Larry's Fantasy Alice / Betty - Larry's Fantasy   See fewer
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Vincent Friell
PO / Red Screw - Larry's Fantasy PO / Red Screw - Larry's Fantasy   See fewer
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Laurie Ventry
PO / White Screw - Larry's Fantasy (as Lawrie Ventry) PO / White Screw - Larry's Fantasy (as Lawrie Ventry)   See fewer
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Big D
Golden Hand - Larry's Fantasy Golden Hand - Larry's Fantasy   See fewer
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Anne Kristen
Mary Winters - Larry's Family Mary Winters - Larry's Family   See fewer
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Alexander Morton
Don Winters - Larry's Family Don Winters - Larry's Family   See fewer
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Harry Jones
Frank Winters - Larry's Family Frank Winters - Larry's Family   See fewer
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Michael MacDonald
Young Larry - Larry's Childhood Young Larry - Larry's Childhood   See fewer
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Jamie A. Morton
Young Don Winters - Larry's Childhood (as Jamie Morton) Young Don Winters - Larry's Childhood (as Jamie Morton)   See fewer
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Denise MacDonald
Larry's Sister - Larry's Childhood Larry's Sister - Larry's Childhood   See fewer
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Annie Louise Ross
Teacher - Larry's Childhood Teacher - Larry's Childhood   See fewer
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Terri Cavers
Hospital Nurse - Larry's Childhood (as Terry Cavers) Hospital Nurse - Larry's Childhood (as Terry Cavers)   See fewer
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Matt Costello
Castle Warden - Larry's Childhood (as Matthew Costello) Castle Warden - Larry's Childhood (as Matthew Costello)   See fewer
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Tom Beech
Boy in Bed - Larry's Childhood Boy in Bed - Larry's Childhood   See fewer
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Carlton Dixon
Gary - Paratrooper Gary - Paratrooper   See fewer
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Frank Mannion
Rob - Paratrooper Rob - Paratrooper   See fewer
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Neil Packham
Eddie - Paratrooper Eddie - Paratrooper   See fewer
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John Kazek
Young Soldier - Paratrooper Young Soldier - Paratrooper   See fewer
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David McKail
Dr. English - 1963, Brixton, Soho Dr. English - 1963, Brixton, Soho   See fewer
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Andy Farrell
Solicitor - 1963, Brixton, Soho Solicitor - 1963, Brixton, Soho   See fewer
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Douglas Henshall
News Reporter - 1963, Brixton, Soho News Reporter - 1963, Brixton, Soho   See fewer
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Patrick Hannaway
Brixton Prison Officer - 1963, Brixton, Soho Brixton Prison Officer - 1963, Brixton, Soho   See fewer
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Mary Ann Reid
Nurse - 1963, Brixton, Soho Nurse - 1963, Brixton, Soho   See fewer
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Caroline Paterson
Prostitute - 1963, Brixton, Soho Prostitute - 1963, Brixton, Soho   See fewer
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Louise Goodall
Prostitute - 1963, Brixton, Soho Prostitute - 1963, Brixton, Soho   See fewer
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Annie Caddell
Aunt - Family Party Aunt - Family Party   See fewer
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Jane Christie
Aunt - Family Party Aunt - Family Party   See fewer
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May Fraser
Aunt - Family Party Aunt - Family Party   See fewer
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Ian Pollock
Uncle - Family Party Uncle - Family Party   See fewer
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Carolyn Coulter
Child - Family Party Child - Family Party   See fewer
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Leann McTear
Child - Family Party Child - Family Party   See fewer
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John McTear
Child - Family Party Child - Family Party   See fewer
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Scott Stewart
Child - Family Party Child - Family Party   See fewer
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Jean Watt
Neighbour - Family Party Neighbour - Family Party   See fewer
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Colin Adams
News Reader - Radio Clyde (voice) News Reader - Radio Clyde (voice)   See fewer
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Bill Smith
Late Night DJ - Radio Clyde (voice) Late Night DJ - Radio Clyde (voice)   See fewer
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5.8 / 10 | 119 votes