“We have never backed away from a challenge or a threat, we have accepted it and said okay, bring it on.” – Lord Michael Cashman

From music mogul to film director, Simon Napier-Bell (previously manager of The Yardbirds, T Rex, WHAM! and George Michael) has been pivotal to so much of popular culture over the past 50 years.

Simon has gathered together some of our nations much loved personalities including Sir Ian McKellen, Sir Elton John, Matt Lucas, Stephen K. Amos, Derek Jacobi and Stephen Fry, to make 50 YEARS LEGAL; a documentary of historical and personal accounts that relate to key landmarks in the landscape of LGBT culture.

“No one is born prejudiced, they learn it and they can unlearn it very quickly”
Sir Ian McKellen


  • "To say that '50 Years Legal' gives us a sense of history as a living entity would be a massive understatement"

    Tom Birchenough - The Arts Desk

  • "A must watch!!!!"

    Indie Mac User

  • "This is a very competent and enjoyable documentary that entertains as well as educates."

    Ben Turner - The Pink Lens
Cast: Matt Lucas, Stephen Fry, Sir Ian McKellen, Sir Derek Jacobi
Director: Simon Napier-Bell
Writer: Simon Napier-Bell
Language: English
Running Time: 75 mins
Release Date: 14-05-2018
VoD Release Date: 14-05-2018
DVD Extras: In Conversation with Simon Napier-Bell
Dvd Catalogue Number: EC1083
Year: 2018

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