Alan Bennett

Biography: Alan was born in Leeds, West Yorkshire in 1934 to Walter (a butcher) and Lilian Mary. He attended Leeds Modern School, Oxford University (graduating with a BA in Modern History) and Cambridge and Bodmin (at the Joint Services School for Linguists).

He went on to work as a teacher before focusing on acting and, more successfully, writing.

Alan Bennett's Scores

  • Movies
Average career score: 76
Highest Metascore: 89 The Madness of King George
Lowest Metascore: 70 The Lady in the Van
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 4
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 4
  3. Negative: 0 out of 4
4 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
70 The Lady in the Van Dec 4, 2015 Writer / Alan Bennett 6.9
74 The History Boys Nov 21, 2006 Play / Play / Screenplay / Screenplay tbd
89 The Madness of King George Dec 28, 1994 Play "The Madness Of George III" / Screenplay 7.5
72 Prick Up Your Ears May 8, 1987 Screenplay tbd