Kind Hearts And Coronets. The General D'Ascoyne (Alec Guinness). Copyright: Studio Canal / Ealing Studios.

Kind Hearts And Coronets

1949 British comedy film about revenge. Stars Dennis Price, Valerie Hobson, Joan Greenwood, Alec Guinness, Audrey Fildes and others.

Cast & Crew

Main cast
Dennis Price Louis Mazzini
Dennis Price Mazzini's Father
Valerie Hobson Edith
Joan Greenwood Sibella
Alec Guinness The Duke D'Ascoyne
Alec Guinness The Banker D'Ascoyne
Alec Guinness The Parson D'Ascoyne
Alec Guinness The General D'Ascoyne
Alec Guinness The Admiral D'Ascoyne
Alec Guinness Young Ascoyne D'Ascoyne
Alec Guinness Young Henry D'Ascoyne
Alec Guinness Lady Agatha D'Ascoyne
Audrey Fildes Mama
Miles Malleson The Hangman
Clive Morton The Prison Governor
Cecil Ramage Crown Counsel
John Penrose Lionel
Hugh Griffith Lord High Steward
John Salew Mr. Perkins
Eric Messiter Burgoyne
Lyn Evans The Farmer
Barbara Leake The Schoolmistress
Peggy Ann Clifford Maud
Anne Valery The Girl in the punt
Arthur Lowe The Reporter
Writing team
Roy Horniman Writer
Robert Hamer Writer (Adapted By)
John Dighton Writer (Adapted By)
Production team
Robert Hamer Director
Michael Balcon Producer
Peter Tanner Editor
Ernest Irving Composer
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