Little Dorrit Part One: Nobody's Fault Movie Poster

Little Dorrit Part One: Nobody's Fault

Part one of an ambitious six-hour adaptation of Charles Dickens' novel starts with the return of Arthur Clennam (Derek Jacobi) to London after...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Little Dorrit Part Two: Little Dorrit's Story Movie Poster

Little Dorrit Part Two: Little Dorrit's Story

Part two of a six-hour adaptation of Dickens' novel tells the Dorrit family saga from the viewpoint of youngest daughter Amy (Sarah Pickering),...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
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Star Wars

The Imperial Forces -- under orders from cruel Darth Vader (David Prowse) -- hold Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher) hostage, in their efforts to...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Nominated
Actor in a Supporting Role
Tunes of Glory Movie Poster

Tunes of Glory

Following World War II in peacetime Scotland, brigade headquarters replaces commanding officer Major Jock Sinclair (Alec Guinness), a boisterous...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1960)
Nominated
British Actor
The Bridge on the River Kwai Movie Poster

The Bridge on the River Kwai

Adaptation of the Pierre Bouelle novel about POWs in Burma forced to build a bridge to aid the war effort of their Japanese captors. British...

Won
Actor
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1957)
Won
British Actor
Won
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
The Prisoner Movie Poster

The Prisoner

In the early post-World War II years, a cardinal (Alec Guinness) in an unnamed eastern European country is thrown in jail for treason. While...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1955)
Nominated
British Actor
The Lavender Hill Mob Movie Poster

The Lavender Hill Mob

A meek clerk (Alec Guinness), his buddy (Stanley Holloway) and crooks melt hijacked Bank of England gold into Eiffel Tower souvenirs.

Nominated
Actor