- 1 hr 36 min
Victim is a 1961 British suspense movie starring Dirk Bogarde. Bogarde plays a barrister named Melville Farr. He is very successful in his career and is on course to become a Queen’s Counsel. He is married to Laura, and their marriage appears to be a happy one. One day he encounters a character named Boy Barrett. Barrett is a working class man that Farr had a romantic but asexual relationship with. Farr is worried that Barrett wants to blackmail him, but Barrett is actually being blackmailed about their relationship. Victim is the first English language film to use the term homosexual.