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Kind Hearts and Coronets

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Original title
Kind Hearts and Coronets
Running time
106 min.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Robert Hamer, John Dighton (Novel: Roy Horniman)
Ernest Irving
Douglas Slocombe (B&W)
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Ealing Studios
Comedy | Black Comedy. Serial Killers. Revenge. Family Relationships
Synopsis / Plot
Louis Manzzini's mother belongs to the aristocratic family D'Ascoyne, but she ran away with an opera singer. Therefore, she and Louis were rejected by the D'Ascoynes. Once adult, Louis decides to avenges his mother and him, by becoming the next Duke of the family. Murdering every potential successor is clearly the safest way to achieve his goal...
1949: BAFTA Awards: Nominated for Best British Film
1950: New York Film Critics Circle: Nominated for Best Actor (Alec Guinness)
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