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The Horse's Mouth (1958)

Not Rated
97 min | Comedy

A somewhat vulgar but dedicated painter searches for the perfect realization of his artistic vision, much to the chagrin of others.
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Writers
Joyce Cary (novel) | Alec Guinness (screenplay)
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Updated Nov 11, 1958

Release date
Nov 11, 1958 (United States)

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31 cast members
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Alec Guinness
Gulley Jimson Gulley Jimson   See fewer
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Kay Walsh
Dee Coker Dee Coker   See fewer
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Renee Houston
Sara Monday Sara Monday   See fewer
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Robert Coote
Sir William Beeder Sir William Beeder   See fewer
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Arthur Macrae
A.W. Alabaster A.W. Alabaster   See fewer
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Veronica Turleigh
Lady Beeder Lady Beeder   See fewer
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Reginald Beckwith
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Ernest Thesiger
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Peter Bull
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Richard Caldicot
Roberts (uncredited) Roberts (uncredited)   See fewer
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Terry Cashfield
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Jack Chissick
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Mary Davies
Pretty Girl (uncredited) Pretty Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Griffiths
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May Hallatt
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Joan Hickson
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Rose Howlett
Cook (uncredited) Cook (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jeremy Judge
Dickie (uncredited) Dickie (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Kidd
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Rosalind Knight
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Richard Leech
Hodges (uncredited) Hodges (uncredited)   See fewer
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Garry Leeman
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Jackie Martin
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Sally Muggeridge
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John Norman
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Elton Ollivierre
Black Model (uncredited) Black Model (uncredited)   See fewer
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Clive Revill
Art Student (uncredited) Art Student (uncredited)   See fewer
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David Robinson
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7.1 / 10 | 3,117 votes