This biography of British painter Francis Bacon (1909-1992) focuses on his relationship with his lover, George Dyer, a former small time crook. In the 1960's, Bacon surprises a burglar and invites him into his life. The burglar, Dyer, who is 30 years Bacon's junior, accepts. Bacon finds Dyer's amorality and innocence attractive, introducing him to his Soho pals.
Love Is the Devil
Director(s): John Maybury
Actors: Daniel Craig, Tilda Swinton, Derek Jacobi, Anne Lambton, Adrian Scarborough