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The Lavender Hill Mob

One of the most famous of the 1950s Ealing comedies. An unassuming bank clerk, in charge of gold bullion deliveries for almost 20 years, hatches a plot to steal a consignment.

His plan comes to fruition when a lodger who owns a small foundry making Eiffel Tower paperweights arrives at his digs.

1 hour, 18 minutes

Last on

Fri 10 Apr 2020 16:00


Role Contributor
Holland Sir Alec Guinness
Pendlebury Stanley Holloway
Lackery Sidney James
Shorty Alfie Bass
Mrs Chalk Marjorie Fielding
Miss Evesham Edie Martin
Parkin John Salew
Turner Ronald Adam
Wallis Arthur Hambling
Farrow John Gregson
Chiquita Audrey Hepburn
Writer TEB Clarke
Director Charles Crichton
Producer Michael Balcon