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The Ladykillers (1955)

Not Rated
91 min | Comedy, Crime

Five oddball criminals planning a bank robbery rent rooms on a cul-de-sac from an octogenarian widow under the pretext that they are classical musicians.
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Writer
William Rose (story) (screenplay)
Cinematographer
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Updated Dec 8, 1955

Release date
Feb 20, 1956 (United States)

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42 cast members
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Alec Guinness
Professor Marcus Professor Marcus   See fewer
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Cecil Parker
Claude (a.k.a. 'Major Courtney') Claude (a.k.a. 'Major Courtney')   See fewer
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Herbert Lom
Louis (a.k.a. 'Mr. Harvey') Louis (a.k.a. 'Mr. Harvey')   See fewer
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Peter Sellers
Harry (a.k.a. 'Mr. Robinson') Harry (a.k.a. 'Mr. Robinson')   See fewer
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Danny Green
One-Round (a.k.a. 'Mr. Lawson') One-Round (a.k.a. 'Mr. Lawson')   See fewer
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Jack Warner
The Superintendent The Superintendent   See fewer
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Katie Johnson
The Old Lady - Mrs. Wilberforce The Old Lady - Mrs. Wilberforce   See fewer
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Philip Stainton
The Sergeant The Sergeant   See fewer
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Frankie Howerd
The Barrow Boy The Barrow Boy   See fewer
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Madge Brindley
Large Lady (uncredited) Large Lady (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hélène Burls
Hypatia (uncredited) Hypatia (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jimmy Charters
Bystander (uncredited) Bystander (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kenneth Connor
Cab Driver (uncredited) Cab Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Michael Corcoran
Burglar (uncredited) Burglar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Michael Corcoran
Burglar (uncredited) Burglar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harold Goodwin
Parcels Clerk (uncredited) Parcels Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Griffiths
Junk Man (uncredited) Junk Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lucy Griffiths
Miss Pringle (uncredited) Miss Pringle (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Hilsdon
Security Van Driver (uncredited) Security Van Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Phoebe Hodgson
Constance (uncredited) Constance (uncredited)   See fewer
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Vincent Holman
Station Master (uncredited) Station Master (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arthur Howell
Constable (uncredited) Constable (uncredited)   See fewer
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Anthony John
Child (uncredited) Child (uncredited)   See fewer
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Stratford Johns
Security Guard (uncredited) Security Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frederick Kelsey
Man in Street (uncredited) Man in Street (uncredited)   See fewer
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Evelyn Kerry
Amelia (uncredited) Amelia (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam Kydd
Second Cab Driver (uncredited) Second Cab Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Anthony Lang
Bystander (uncredited) Bystander (uncredited)   See fewer
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Aileen Lewis
Lady Leaving Kings Cross Station (uncredited) Lady Leaving Kings Cross Station (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edie Martin
Lettice (uncredited) Lettice (uncredited)   See fewer
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Colin McKenzie
Constable (uncredited) Constable (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Melford
Detective (uncredited) Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Moore
Constable (uncredited) Constable (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arthur Mullard
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Paul Phillips
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Ewan Roberts
Constable (uncredited) Constable (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Roderick
Radio Car Policeman (uncredited) Radio Car Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Rudling
Nervous Man (uncredited) Nervous Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leonard Sharp
Pavement Artist (uncredited) Pavement Artist (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Spence
Bystander Near Fruit Barrow (uncredited) Bystander Near Fruit Barrow (uncredited)   See fewer
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Peter Williams
Detective at Parcels Office (uncredited) Detective at Parcels Office (uncredited)   See fewer
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Neil Wilson
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.7 / 10 | 24,631 votes