• Kind Hearts and Coronets (2000)

Kind Hearts and Coronets

Release Date: December 9th, 2000

DVD Release Date: September 10th, 2002

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 44 min

Plot Summary

When his mother eloped with an Italian opera singer, Louis Mazzini (Dennis Price) was cut off from her aristocratic family. After the family refuses to let her be buried in the family mausoleum, Louis avenges his mother's death by attempting to murder every family member (all played by Alec Guinness) who stands between himself and the family fortune. But when he finds himself torn between his longtime love (Joan Greenwood) and the widow of one of his victims (Valerie Hobson), his plans go awry.

Cast: Alec Guinness, Dennis Price, Valerie Hobson, Joan Greenwood, Miles Malleson, Hugh Griffith, Jeremy Spenser, Arthur Lowe

Director: Robert Hamer

Genres: Comedy , Crime drama

Production Co: Ealing Studios

Distributors: Eagle-Lion Films Inc. [us], General Film Distributors, Anchor Bay Entertainment

Keywords: Cheeky, England, Revenge, Death, Madcap, Prison, Fall, Family, Girlfriend


Nominated British Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1950)