Sir Alec Guinness played characters older than himself for so long that when he died on August 5, the age listed in his obituaries came as a jolt to many fans. Only 86? No way. Surely he was in his early fifties, at the very least, back in 1949, when he played... More >>>
Museum of Fine Arts
Dennis Price (right) is the nominal star of Kind Hearts and Coronets, but Alec Guinness, who played eight different characters, is the reason for the film's endearing appeal.