Get Carter (1971) – Original Screenplay [PDF Download]

Picture above: Ted Lewis typing on set. Ted wrote the novel ‘Jack’s Return Home’ which formed the basis for the film. Michael Caine and Ian Hendry in the distance. Wallsend/ Hebburn Ferry Landing. Get Carter (1971)

Get Carter (1971) – Original Screenplay [PDF Download]

Screenplay: By Mike Hodges (based on the novel by Ted Lewis ‘Jack’s Return Home’

Get Carter 1971 - Screenplay

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Cinephilia and Beyond website has a very good article entitled “Why Mike Hodges Uncompromising Gangster Film Gained Cult Following” – with an exclusive interview with Mike Hodges by the DLD College, London and a short documentary with cinematographer Wolfgang Suschitzky. Well worth a visit!

See also:  Get Carter (1971) – Cinephilia and Beyond


Until next time,

Neil Hendry
Editor, Official Website of Ian Hendry

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