Alec Guinness

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Noun1.Alec Guinness - English stage and screen actor noted for versatility (1914-2000)Alec Guinness - English stage and screen actor noted for versatility (1914-2000)
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If she was in the bridge on the River Kwai she would have probably wrecked the bridge long before Alec Guiness did.
Apart of the excellent acting of Alec Guiness, as King Charles I and Richard Harris, as Cromwell, I generally like the quality of the film.
Like Obi-Wan Kenobi actor Sir Alec Guiness didn't like Star Wars, we now learn Colonel Stars And Stripes isn't too happy about his upcoming part in the film Kick-Ass 2.
SO, MUCH like Obi-Wan Kenobi actor Sir Alec Guiness didn't like Star Wars, we now learn Colonel Stars and Stripes isn't too happy about his upcoming part in Kick-Ass 2.
In contrast to Savile, there have been many worthy recipients of papal honours from the British theatre, including the late Sir Alec Guiness and the late Michael Williams (husband of Dame Judith Dench).
Starring Alec Guiness, the plot is well known - a London landlady takes in a group of lodgers posing as musicians, but they're really a gang of criminals.
In Pierre Boulle's novel The Bridge Ion the River Kwai, Colonel Nicholson (played by Alec Guiness in the movie) designs and builds a railroad trestle bridge for his captors to provide supplies to their invading forces in Burma while being held in a Japanese Prisoner of War (POW) camp.
Alec Guiness is JimWormwold, a vacuum cleaner salesman working in Cuba, who is recruited by British Intelligence.