A young Englishman dreams of escaping from his working class family and dead-end job as an undertaker's assistant. A number of indiscretions cause him to lie in order to avoid the penalties. His life turns into a mess and he has an opportunity to run away and leave it all behind.Billy Liar featuring Tom Courtenay and Wilfred Pickles is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, streaming with subscription on Kanopy, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 5 others. It's a comedy and drama movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 100% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.4 (5,346 votes).
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Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel & Kanopy).
Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 3 others).
Not available to watch free online.
Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.
#332 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel
#454 Ranked in Based on Books Movies
#1015 Ranked in Romance Movies
Billy Liar has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 100% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.4 (5,346 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.