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Thumbnail for The Lavender Hill Mob (1951) The Lavender Hill Mob (1951)

Basics Critics:78Viewers:70Rusty:76
Category: Comedy, CrimeSub-Category: heist film, satire, comedy filmNarrative location: London, ParisRuntime: 78 minutesColor: black-and-whiteLanguage: French, EnglishCountry: United KingdomFilming location: ParisDirector: Charles CrichtonScreenwriter: T. E. B. ClarkeMusic: Georges AuricCinematography: Douglas SlocombeStars: Alec Guinness, Stanley Holloway, Audrey Hepburn, Sid James, Alfie Bass, Marjorie Fielding, Desmond Llewelyn, Jacques Brunius, Robert Shaw Producer: Michael BalconAwards won: Academy Award for Best Writing, Original Screenplay (T. E. B. Clarke)
British Academy Film Award for Best British Film (Charles Crichton)
Award nominations: Academy Award for Best Actor (Alec Guinness)
BAFTA Award for Best Film
British Academy Film Award for Best British Film
Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directing – Feature Film
Award details: (details at IMDb)

A meek bank clerk who oversees the shipment of bullion joins with an eccentric neighbor to steal gold bars and smuggle them out of the country as miniature Eiffel Towers.

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