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The Ladykillers

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Director: Alexander Mackendrick

Cast: Alec Guinness, Peter Sellers, Cecil Parker

An oddball group of bank robbers planning their next job decide to rent rooms from an innocent old lady who believes they are musicians. But when one of the gang's case falls open and reveals a stash of banknotes, their landlady vows to report the men to the police. The criminals agree that the old lady has to be killed in order to silence her, but will their plan might not be as straightforward as it first seems.

Genre: Comedy

Year: 1955

Running time: 91 minutes

Territory: UK

Studio: StudioCanal

Format: DCP

Language options: Dialogue - EN

An oddball group of bank robbers planning their next job decide to rent rooms from an innocent old lady who believes they are musicians. But when one of the gang's case falls open and reveals a stash of banknotes, their landlady vows to report the men to the police. The criminals agree that the old lady has to be killed in order to silence her, but will their plan might not be as straightforward as it first seems.




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