Latest Titles With Alec Guinness

1. Special Collector's Edition (2010– )
Episode: Episodio 100: Especial Star Wars (2014)
23 min | Comedy, History
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2. America's Book of Secrets (2012– )
44 min
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From the facts behind the NSA spying scandals ("Big Brother") and the Boston Bombings ("American Terrorists") to America's secret prisons, Scientology, the Gold conspiracy and America's doomsday plans, this series features in-depth interviews with top journalists, law enforcement officials and whistleblowers.

3. Prophets of Science Fiction (2011– )
Documentary
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The science-fiction imaginings of the writers of the past are now becoming the science realities of our day.

4. Special Collector's Edition (2010– )
9 min | Comedy, History
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5. 5 Second Movies (2007– )
Comedy
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Movies edited into 5 seconds in a comedic fashion.

6. On the Lot (2007– )
Game-Show, Reality-TV
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16 aspiring filmmakers compete to become the next big Hollywood director and sign a development deal with DreamWorks.

7. British Film Forever (2007 TV Mini-Series)
90 min | Documentary, History
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8. 20 to 1 (2005– )
60 min | Documentary
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9. Legends (2000–2002)
Documentary
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10. Interview Day (1996 TV Movie)
85 min | Comedy, Drama
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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 ... See full summary »

11. Heroes of Comedy (1995– )
60 min | Documentary, Comedy
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An affectionate look at the life and work of some of Britain's best-loved comedians.

12. Mute Witness (1994)
95 min | Horror, Thriller
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Billy Hughes, a mute makeup artist working on a slasher film being shot in Moscow, is locked in the studio after hours. While there she witnesses a brutal murder, and must first escape ... See full summary »

13. Living Proof (1982–1999)
Episode: Plastic Fantastic (II) (1994)
Documentary
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14. Screen One (1985–2002)
Episode: A Foreign Field (1993)
95 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, War
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Veterans return to Normandie on the 50th anniversary of D Day for their own special and poignant reasons, among them two looking for an old love who turns out to the same woman for both.

15. Performance (1992– )
Drama
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16. Performance (1992– )
Episode: Tales from Hollywood (1992)
113 min | Drama
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A slightly ironical description of the colony of German artists in Los Angeles, who had to leave their country during the Nazi-regime. A young playwriter (von Horvath) joins them and finds ... See full summary »

17. Kafka (1991)
98 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Metascore: 46/100 (17 reviews)

Writer Franz Kafka works during the day at an insurance company where events lead him to discover a mysterious underground society with strange suppressive goals.

18. Little Dorrit (1988)
357 min | Drama, Romance
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Arthur Clennam returns to London after working abroad for many years with his now deceased father. Almost at once he becomes involved in the problems of his mother's seamstress Amy Dorrit ... See full summary »

19. A Handful of Dust (1988)
118 min | Drama, Romance
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The wife's affair and a death in the family hasten the demise of an upper-class English marriage.

20. Biography (1987– )
60 min | Documentary, Biography, History
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The life stories of various historical figures and celebrities are told.

21. Grace Kelly: The American Princess (1987 Video)
60 min | Documentary, Biography
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A biography of American actress Grace Kelly from her early days as an aspiring actress to her death as Princess of Monaco.

22. Great Performances (1971– )
Episode: Monsignor Quixote (1987)
132 min | Biography, Drama, Music, Musical
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In this modern adaptation of the Don Quixote theme based on a novel by Graham Greene Quixote is an old spanish village priest who travels through Spain with his friend, Sancho, the ... See full summary »

23. The London Standard Film Awards (1986 TV Movie)
55 min
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26. Screen One (1985–2002)
Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, War
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Producer Kenith Trodd was part of a 1984 team brought together to study how the BBC should respond to Channel Four's pioneering efforts in making films for both television and theatrical ... See full summary »

27. The South Bank Show (1978– )
Episode: David Lean: A Life in Film (1985)
53 min | Documentary
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Steven Spielberg, Alec Guinness and Omar Sharif appear in this tribute to the great British filmmaker, David Lean. Clips from many of his films, such as "Brief Encounter," "Hobson's Choice,... See full summary »

28. The South Bank Show (1978– )
Episode: Sir Alec Guinness (1985)
53 min | Documentary
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29. A Passage to India (1984)
164 min | Adventure, Drama, History
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Cultural mistrust and false accusations doom a friendship in British colonial India between an Indian doctor, an Englishwoman engaged to marry a city magistrate, and an English educator.

30. Edwin (1984 TV Movie)
90 min | Drama
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Touching comedy about a high court judge, now retired to his English countryside home, who resolves to end years of suspicion about his wife's fidelity and the true paternity of their son.

31. Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)
134 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
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Metascore: 52/100 (14 reviews)

After rescuing Han Solo from the palace of Jabba the Hutt, the Rebels attempt to destroy the Second Death Star, while Luke Skywalker tries to bring his father back to the Light Side of the Force.

32. Lovesick (1983)
95 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
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A psychiatrist who falls in love with a patient is visited by the spirit of Sigmund Freud, who gives him advice on how to handle it.

33. Omnibus (1967–2002)
Episode: The Old Vic (1983)
50 min | Documentary, Biography
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The history of the Old Vic Theatre near London's Waterloo told by famous actors and actresses who have played there over the years since its founding by Lillian Baylis who, in effect, ... See full summary »

34. Late Night with David Letterman (1982–1993)
60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
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David Letterman hosted this popular late-night comedy/talk-show. Often, Dave would go on location or to the phone lines to play pranks. Some famous features of the show include the "Top Ten... See full summary »

35. Smiley's People (1982 TV Mini-Series)
360 min | Drama, Mystery
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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 ... See full summary »

36. Living Proof (II) (1982–1999)
Documentary
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37. Smiley's People (1982– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1982)
60 min | Drama, Mystery
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What is the connection between a penniless Russian woman in Paris and the brutal murder of an old man in a London park? And so begins a new conundrum for George Smiley to sort out.

38. Smiley's People (1982– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1982)
60 min | Drama, Mystery
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Smiley makes inquiries among many Russian exiles, and uncovers a photograph revealing an astonishing secret.

39. Smiley's People (1982– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (1982)
60 min | Drama, Mystery
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Smiley learns that his nemesis, the dreaded Soviet spymaster Karla, has a deep secret hidden involving his personal life. He now attempts to track down certain Russian individuals who could aid him, but they keep disappearing.

40. Smiley's People (1982– )
Episode: Episode #1.4 (1982)
60 min | Drama, Mystery
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Smiley gets into trouble with his superiors, who want the investigation closed. But he finally encounters the woman and gets her account.

41. Smiley's People (1982– )
Episode: Episode #1.5 (1982)
60 min | Drama, Mystery
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Smiley is hot on the trail leading to Karla, but must make the ultimate sacrifice: cutting off his wife Ann.

42. Smiley's People (1982– )
Episode: Episode #1.6 (1982)
60 min | Drama, Mystery
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The final confrontation between Smiley and Karla takes place. But in this game there are no victors, only losers.

43. Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
124 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
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Metascore: 78/100 (15 reviews)

After the rebels have been brutally overpowered by the Empire on their newly established base, Luke Skywalker takes advanced Jedi training with Master Yoda, while his friends are pursued by Darth Vader as part of his plan to capture Luke.

44. Raise the Titanic (1980)
115 min | Action, Drama, Thriller, Adventure
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To obtain a supply of a rare mineral, a ship raising operation is conducted for the only known source, the Titanic.

45. Little Lord Fauntleroy (1980 TV Movie)
103 min | Drama, Family, Romance
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Ceddie, Earl of Dorincourt's only grandson and heir lives in America with his mother. The Earl, getting old, asks them to come to England. Ceddie, now Lord Fauntleroy, is an adorable little... See full summary »

47. The Morecambe & Wise Show (1978–1983)
Episode: 1980 Christmas Show (1980)
51 min | Comedy
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Sketches include a number of Christmas carol jokes outside 10 Downing Street, which ends with Peter Cushing finally getting his money back, after 10 years, Eric gives Ernie a giant wallet, ... See full summary »

48. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (1979 TV Mini-Series)
290 min | Drama, Thriller
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In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley is forced out of semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet agent within MI6's echelons.

49. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (1979– )
Episode: Flushing Out the Mole (1979)
60 min | Drama, Thriller
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Smiley springs his trap and catches the spy. He later interrogates the spy and learns about how and why it happened, and the answers he gets robs him of any sense of victory.

50. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (1979– )
Episode: How It All Fits Together (1979)
50 min | Drama, Thriller
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While Guillam and Tarr come under pressure, Smiley recounts his one meeting with the Soviet master spy Karla, who is undoubtedly running the spy inside MI6.