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Author: Alec GuinnessDennis PriceValerie HobsonJoan GreenwoodStanley HollowayAll authors
Publisher: [Santa Monica, California] : Lionsgate, [2009]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Kind hearts and coronets: Following his mother's death, an Edwardian gentleman plots to avenge her by seizing the dukedom of the aristocratic d'Ascoyne family.

The Lavender Hill mob: A bank clerk devises a plot to steal a fortune in gold from his own bank.

The man in the white suit: An eccentric chemist one day invents a fiber that never wrinkles, wears out or gets dirty.

The captain's paradise: The captain of an international ferryboat secretly enjoys one wife in Gibraltar and another in Tangier.

The ladykillers: A band of vicious bank robbers rent a room from an elderly widow.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Foreign films
Motion pictures
Dark comedy films
Crime films
Comedy films
Fiction films
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Alec Guinness; Dennis Price; Valerie Hobson; Joan Greenwood; Stanley Holloway; Sidney James; Alfie Bass; Cecil Parker; Yvonne De Carlo; Celia Johnson; Peter Sellers; Herbert Lom; Danny Green; Robert Hamer; John Dighton; Michael Balcon; T E B Clarke; Charles Crichton; Alexander Mackendrick; Alec Coppel; Nicholas Phipps; Anthony Kimmins; William Rose; Roy Horniman; Roger MacDougall; Rank Organisation.; Ealing Studios.; London Films.
OCLC Number: 402678043
Language Note: All films in English or French except Captain's paradise, which is only in English. Closed-captioned.
Notes: Title from container.
Kind hearts and coronets based on the novel by Roy Horniman ; The man in the white suit based on the play by Roger MacDougall.
DVD release of the 1949 (Kind hearts and coronets), 1951 (The Lavender Hill mob and The man in the white suit), 1953 (The captain's paradise), and 1955 (The ladykillers) motion pictures.
Credits: Kind hearts and coronets: Director of photography, Douglas Slocombe ; editor, Peter Tanner.
The Lavender Hill mob: Director of photography, Douglas Slocombe ; editor, Seth Holt ; music, Georges Auric.
The man in the white suit: Director of photography, Douglas Slocombe ; editor, Bernard Gribble ; music, Benjamin Frankel.
The captain's paradise: Director of photography, Ted Scaife ; editor, G. Turney-Smith ; music, Malcolm Arnold.
The ladykillers: Director of photography, Otto Heller ; editor, Jack Harris ; music, Tristram Cary.
Cast: Kind hearts and coronets: Dennis Price, Valerie Hobson, Joan Greenwood, Alec Guinness.
The Lavender Hill mob: Alec Guinness, Stanley Holloway, Sidney James, Alfie Bass.
The man in the white suit: Alec Guinness, Joan Greenwood, Cecil Parker.
The captain's paradise: Alec Guinness, Yvonne De Carlo, Celia Johnson.
The ladykillers: Alec Guinness, Cecil Parker, Peter Sellers, Herbert Lom, Danny Green.
Description: 5 videodiscs (451 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital.
Contents: disc 1. Kind hearts and coronets / J. Arthur Rank presents ; an Ealing Studios production ; screenplay by Robert Hamer, John Dighton ; produced by Michael Balcon ; directed by Robert Hamer (106 min. : black and white). disc 2. The Lavender Hill mob / The J. Arthur Rank Organisation presents ; an Ealing Studios production ; original screenplay by T.E.B. Clarke ; produced by Michael Balcon ; directed by Charles Crichton (81 min. : black and white). disc 3. The man in the white suit / The J. Arthur Rank Organisation presents ; an Ealing Studios production ; screenplay by Roger MacDougall, John Dighton, Alexander MacKendrick ; produced by Michael Balcon ; directed by Alexander MacKendrick (85 min. : black and white). disc 4. The captain's paradise / London Films present ; screenplay by Alec Coppel and Nicholas Phipps ; produced and directed by Anthony Kimmins (88 min. : black and white). disc 5. The ladykillers / The Rank Organisation presents ; an Ealing Studios, Michael Balcon production ; story and screenplay by William Rose ; directed by Alexander MacKendrick (91 min. : color).
Other Titles: Alec Guinness five-film collection
Kind hearts and coronets (Motion picture)
Kind hearts and coronets (Motion picture).
Lavender Hill mob (Motion picture)
Lavender Hill mob (Motion picture).
Man in the white suit (Motion picture).
Main in the white suit (Motion picture).
Captain's paradise (Motion picture)
Ladykillers (Motion picture : 1955)
Ladykillers (Motion picture : 1955).

Abstract:

Kind hearts and coronets: Following his mother's death, an Edwardian gentleman plots to avenge her by seizing the dukedom of the aristocratic d'Ascoyne family.

The Lavender Hill mob: A bank clerk devises a plot to steal a fortune in gold from his own bank.

The man in the white suit: An eccentric chemist one day invents a fiber that never wrinkles, wears out or gets dirty.

The captain's paradise: The captain of an international ferryboat secretly enjoys one wife in Gibraltar and another in Tangier.

The ladykillers: A band of vicious bank robbers rent a room from an elderly widow.

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