Nineteen Eighty-four

An abridged version of George Orwell's classic political satire about Winston Smith, a man who works for the Ministry of Truth, read by Corin Redgrave.

Episodes

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0120050415

Winston Smith begins a diary.

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Winston visits the shop where he bought his diary and thinks he is being followed.

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Winston starts a relationship with Julia, a girl from the Fiction Department.

Aware that this relationship is folly, Winston pursues it nevertheless.

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Winston and Julia visit O'Brien in his flat - with the telescreen turned off.

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Winston and Julia are arrested by the Thought Police.

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After his arrest, Winston languishes in a cell and meets his interrogator.

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Winston succumbs to O'Brien's interrogation - and is finally sent to Room 101.