5 Highest Grossing Movies by Alec Guinness of All Time

Best Movies With Alec Guinness as Lead Actor

Here is our list of movies starring Alec Guinness that we are sure you will enjoy.

Alec Guinness Mini Bios

Born: April 2, 1914

Alec Guinness was an English actor. In addition to his work with David Lean, he also played Herbert Pocket in Great Expectations (1946), Fagin in Oliver Twist (1948), and Col. In 1957, he won the Academy Award for Best Actor for The Bridge on the River Kwai, Prince Faisal in Lawrence of Arabia, General Yevgraf Zhivago in Doctor Zhivago (1965), and Professor Godbole in A Passage to India.

Alec Guinness Best Movies List


Year: 1991

Director: Steven Soderbergh

In the course of his daily work at an insurance company, Kafka discovers a mysterious underground society with strange suppressive goals.

A Handful of Dust

Year: 1988

Director: Charles Sturridge

A wife’s affair and a death in the family hasten the end of an upper-class English marriage.

Little Dorrit

Year: 1987

Director: Christine Edzard

As a result of working abroad with his now deceased father for many years, Arthur returns to London. He becomes involved almost instantly in the case of his mother’s seamstress Amy and her father living in Marshalsea debtors’ prison.

A Passage to India

Year: 1984

Director: David Lean

In British colonial India, cultural mistrust and false accusations doom a friendship between an Indian doctor and an Englishwoman engaged to marry a city magistrate.


Year: 1983

Director: Marshall Brickman

Sigmund Freud’s spirit visits a psychiatrist who falls in love with a patient and gives him advice.

The Best Movies Starring Alec Guinness

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