Release date1977 (1977) Based onA Portrait of the Artist
as a Young Man
by James Joyce WriterJames Joyce (novel), Judith Rascoe CastBosco Hogan (Stephen Dedalus), T. P. McKenna (Simon Dedalus), John Gielgud (The Preacher), Rosaleen Linehan (May Dedalus), Maureen Potter (Dante), Niall Buggy (Davin) Similar moviesJames Joyce wrote the story for A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man and Ulysses
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man is a 1977 film adaptation of James Joyce's novel of the same name, directed by Joseph Strick. It portrays the growth of consciousness of Joyce's semi-autobiographical character, Stephen Dedalus, as a boy and later as a university student in late nineteenth century Dublin.