Alec Guinness

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Sir Alec Guinness, CH, CBE (2 April 1914 – 5 August 2000) was an English actor. He was featured in several of the Ealing Comedies, including Kind Hearts and Coronets in which he played eight different characters. He later won the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role as Colonel Nicholson in The Bridge on the River Kwai. His is known for playing Obi-Wan Kenobi in the original Star Wars trilogy. He also played Prince Feisal in Lawrence of Arabia and George Smiley in the TV adaptation of Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy.  

Most Popular Alec Guinness Trailers

Total trailers found: 71

Star Wars Trailer (1977)

25 May 1977

Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer (2015)

15 December 2015

Thirty years after defeating the Galactic Empire, Han Solo and his allies face a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren and his army of Stormtroopers.

Return of the Jedi Trailer (1983)

23 May 1983

As Rebel leaders map their strategy for an all-out attack on the Emperor's newer, bigger Death Star. Han Solo remains frozen in the cavernous desert fortress of Jabba the Hutt, the most loathsome outlaw in the universe, who is also keeping Princess Leia as a slave girl.

The Empire Strikes Back Trailer (1980)

20 May 1980

The epic saga continues as Luke Skywalker, in hopes of defeating the evil Galactic Empire, learns the ways of the Jedi from aging master Yoda.

The Man in the White Suit Trailer (1951)

07 August 1951

The unassuming, nebbishy inventor Sidney Stratton creates a miraculous fabric that will never be dirty or worn out.

Doctor Zhivago Trailer (1965)

22 December 1965

Doctor Zhivago is the filmed adapation of the Russian novel by Boris Pasternak from director David Lean that was an international success and today deemed a classic.

The Bridge on the River Kwai Trailer (1957)

02 October 1957

The classic story of English POWs in Burma forced to build a bridge to aid the war effort of their Japanese captors.

Lawrence of Arabia Trailer (1962)

10 December 1962

An epic about British officer T.E. Lawrence's mission to aid the Arab tribes in their revolt against the Ottoman Empire during the First World War.

The Star Wars Holiday Special Trailer (1978)

01 December 1978

Luke Skywalker and Han Solo battle evil Imperial forces to help Chewbacca reach his imperiled family on the Wookiee planet - in time for Life Day, their most important day of the year!

A Passage to India Trailer (1984)

14 December 1984

The film is set during the period of growing influence of the Indian independence movement in the British Raj.

The Ladykillers Trailer (1955)

08 December 1955

A gang of five diverse oddball criminal types rent a two room apartment in an isolated house on a London cul-de-sac from an octogenarian widow with three pet parrots.

Murder by Death Trailer (1976)

23 June 1976

Lionel Twain invites the world's five greatest detectives to a 'dinner and murder'. Included are a blind butler, a deaf-mute maid, screams, spinning rooms, secret passages, false identities and more plot turns and twists than are decently allowed.

Oliver Twist Trailer (1948)

28 June 1948

Based on the Charles Dickens novel Oliver Twist is about an orphan boy who runs away from a workhouse and meets a pickpocket on the streets of London.

Kind Hearts and Coronets Trailer (1949)

01 January 1949

Louis Mazzini's mother belongs to the aristocratic family D'Ascoyne, but she ran away with an opera singer.

Kafka Trailer (1991)

15 November 1991

Kafka, an insurance worker gets embroiled in an underground group after a co-worker is murdered. The underground group is responsible for bombings all over town, attempting to thwart a secret organization that controls the major events in society.

Star Wars Despecialized Edition Trailer (1977)

25 May 1977

Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire.

Cromwell Trailer (1970)

16 September 1970

Disgusted with the policies of King Charles I, Oliver Cromwell plans to take his family to the New World.

The Fall of the Roman Empire Trailer (1964)

24 March 1964

Drawn from the same events that later inspired Gladiator, the film charts the power-hungry greed and father-son betrayal that led to Rome's collapse at the bloody hands of the Barbarians.

The Lavender Hill Mob Trailer (1951)

21 June 1951

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.

Scrooge Trailer (1970)

05 November 1970

The classic Charles Dickens' Christmas ghost tale told in musical form.

Little Dorrit Trailer (1987)

11 December 1987

A drama based on the novel by Charles Dickens which tells the story of Arthur Clennam who is thrown into a debtor's prison.

Return of the Jedi Despecialized Edition Trailer (1983)

25 May 1983

As Rebel leaders map their strategy for an all-out attack on the Emperor's newer, bigger Death Star. Han Solo remains frozen in the cavernous desert fortress of Jabba the Hutt, the most loathsome outlaw in the universe, who is also keeping Princess Leia as a slave girl.

The Quiller Memorandum Trailer (1966)

10 November 1966

Two British agents are murdered by a mysterious Neonazi organization in West Berlin. The British Secret Service sends agent Quiller to investigate.

Barnacle Bill Trailer (1957)

17 December 1957

A seasick sea captain commands an amusement pier despite local opposition. Released in the U.S. as ''

Brother Sun, Sister Moon Trailer (1972)

03 March 1972

This is a dramatization of events in the life of St. Francis of Assisi from before his conversion experience through his audience with the pope, including his friendship with St.

H.M.S. Defiant Trailer (1962)

15 April 1962

Defiant's crew is part of a fleet-wide movement to present a petition of grievances to the Admiralty.

Our Man in Havana Trailer (1959)

30 December 1959

Is a light hearted and satirical tale of political espionage and intrigue in pre-Castro Cuba.

Malta Story Trailer (1953)

01 June 1953

In 1942 Britain was clinging to the island of Malta since it was critical to keeping Allied supply lines open.

The Captain's Paradise Trailer (1953)

28 September 1953

Mediterranean ferryboat captain Henry St James has things well organized - a loving and very English wife Maud in Gibraltar, and the loving if rather more hot-blooded Mistress, Nita in Tangiers.

Raise the Titanic Trailer (1980)

01 January 1980

To obtain a supply of a rare mineral, a ship raising operation is conducted for the only known source, the Titanic.

The Horse's Mouth Trailer (1958)

11 November 1958

A somewhat vulgar but dedicated painter searches for the perfect realization of his artistic vision, much to the chagrin of others.

Star Wars: Evolution of the Lightsaber Duel Trailer (2015)

15 December 2015

Though lightsabers have been a force in the Star Wars galaxy since George Lucas’ original film, the weapon’s on-screen presence evolved throughout both cinematic trilogies and into Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

The Making of 'Lawrence of Arabia' Trailer (2003)

22 September 2003

Hotel Paradiso Trailer (1966)

01 March 1966

Monsieur Feydeau has writer's block, and he needs a new play. But he takes an opportunity to observe the upper class of 1900 Paris - Monsieur Boniface with a domineering wife, and the next-door neglectful husband Henri with a beautiful but ignored wife Marcelle.

When Star Wars Ruled the World Trailer (2004)

18 September 2004

That time when Star Wars Ruled the World

The Prisoner Trailer (1955)

19 April 1955

A cardinal is arrested for treason against the state. As a prince of his church, and a popular hero of this people, for his resistance against the Nazis during the war and afterward his resistance when his country again fell to a totalitarian conqueror.

Mute Witness Trailer (1995)

28 September 1995

Billy is mute, but it hasn't kept her from becoming a successful makeup artist. While in Russia, working on a film directed by her sister's boyfriend, Andy, Billy finds herself trapped in the studio one night and is horrified to see a snuff film being made.

Tunes of Glory Trailer (1960)

16 August 1960

Major Jock Sinclair has been in this Highland regiment since he joined as a boy piper. During the Second World War, as Second-in-Command, he was made acting Commanding Officer.

A Handful of Dust Trailer (1988)

24 June 1988

The wife's affair and a death in the family hasten the demise of an upper-class English marriage.We see the detritus of an abandoned camp in South America and a main character's hallucination.

The Swan Trailer (1956)

26 April 1956

Princess Beatrice's days of enjoying the regal life are numbered unless her only daughter, Princess Alexandra, makes a good impression on a distant cousin when he pays a surprise visit to their palace.

The Card Trailer (1952)

25 February 1952

A charming and ambitious young man finds many ways to raise himself through the ranks in business and social standing - some honest, some not quite so.

Little Lord Fauntleroy Trailer (1980)

25 November 1980

Young Cedric (Ceddie) Errol and his widowed mother (known only as "Dearest") live in genteel poverty in 1880s Brooklyn after the death of his father.

Eskimo Day Trailer (1996)

04 April 1996

Comedy drama about the trials and tribulations of three sets of parents as they finally realise that their children have grown up and reluctantly they have to let them enroll at Cambridge University.

The Making of 'The Bridge on the River Kwai' Trailer (2000)

01 January 2000

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Trailer (1979)

10 September 1979

In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley is forced from semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet agent within MI6's echelons.

Star Wars - Despecialized Trailer (1977)

24 May 1977

Great Expectations Trailer (1946)

26 December 1946

A humble orphan suddenly becomes a gentleman with the help of an unknown benefactor.

The Comedians Trailer (1967)

31 October 1967

Set in the Haiti of "Papa Doc" Duvalier, The Comedians tells the story of a sardonic white hotel owner and his encroaching fatalism as he watches Haiti sink into barbarism.

The Story of Star Wars Trailer (2005)

18 August 2005

The Skywalker family is at the heart of the Star Wars saga. Now hear the inside story of Luke and Anakin Skywalker from the characters who witnessed it all: the famous droid duo C-3PO and R2-D2.

Vader Sessions Trailer (2006)

25 August 2006

Steven Frailey's video mixes audio clips of James Earl Jones from other movies, into scenes from 'Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope' featuring Darth Vader.

Smiley's People Trailer (1982)

20 September 1982

Called out of retirement to settle the affairs of a friend, Smiley finds his old organization, the Circus, so overwhelmed by political considerations that it doesn't want to know what happened.

Hitler: The Last Ten Days Trailer (1973)

19 April 1973

Hitler: The Last Ten Days takes us into the depths of der Furher’s Berlin bunker during his final days.

A Run for Your Money Trailer (1949)

23 November 1949

Two Welsh coal-mining brothers win a trip to London to claim a monetary prize. They are supposed to meet a newspaper reporter who will be their escort.

SPFX: The Empire Strikes Back Trailer (1980)

22 September 1980

A behind-the-scenes look at the creation of the special effects in the second Star Wars installment.

The Mudlark Trailer (1950)

28 November 1950

It's 1875 and a young street urchin wants to see Queen Victoria...

Situation Hopeless -- But Not Serious Trailer (1965)

13 October 1965

A lonely German clerk captures two American flyers and keeps them as prisoners in his basement long after WWII has ended.

Caesar and Cleopatra Trailer (1976)

01 February 1976

Adaptation of the play by Bernard Shaw.

Monsignor Quixote Trailer (1987)

13 February 1987

Sir Alec Guiness stars with Leo McKern in the story of a friendship between a Catholic priest and a Communist Mayor.

A Majority of One Trailer (1961)

27 December 1961

A gentle love story about a Japanese businessman and widower, and a Brooklyn widow. But before a happy ending can ensue, they must learn again the lessons of tolerance, kindness and forgiveness.

To Paris with Love Trailer (1955)

01 January 1955

A father and son go to Paris to help each other find love.