The Revolutionary

The Revolutionary is a 1970 American political drama film directed by Paul Williams.[1] The screenplay was written by Hans Koning (credited as Hans Koningsberger), based on his novel of the same name.[2] It was the film debut for actor Jeffrey Jones.

The Revolutionary
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Directed byPaul Williams
Produced byEdward R. Pressman
Written byHans Koning (novel & screenplay)
StarringJon Voight
Seymour Cassel
Robert Duvall
Music byMichael Small
CinematographyBrian Probyn
Edited byHenry Richardson
Distributed byUnited Artists
Release date
July 15, 1970 (USA)
Running time
100 minutes
CountryUnited States


The film deals the evolution of a revolutionary from student to bomber, in a timeless and placeless locale, sometime in the twentieth century.

Main castEdit

Actor Role
Jon Voight A
Seymour Cassel Leonard II
Robert Duvall Despard
Jennifer Salt Helen
Collin Wilcox Ann
Alan Tilvern Sid
Lionel Murton Prof

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "The Revolutionary (1970)". BFI.
  2. ^ "The Revolutionary (1969) - | Synopsis, Characteristics, Moods, Themes and Related". AllMovie.

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