|Sat 20th July||4.30pm|
Dir: Robert Hamer | UK | 1949 | 102 mins
Cast: Dennis Price, Alec Guinness, Joan Greenwood, Valerie Hobson, Miles Malleson, Hugh Griffith
A critically acclaimed masterpiece, Kind Hearts and Coronets is classic black comedy from the legendary Ealing Studios, and commercial highpoint of Hamer’s troubled but often brilliant career. Louis Mazzini’s mother belongs to the aristocratic family D’Ascoyne, but she ran away with an opera singer. Therefore, the D’Ascoynes rejected her and Louis.
Once an adult, Louis (Price) decides to avenge his mother and himself, by becoming the next Duke of the family.
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