Overview

When his mother eloped with an Italian opera singer, Louis Mazzini was cut off from her aristocratic family. After the family refuses to let her be buried in the family mausoleum, Louis avenges his mother's death by attempting to murder every family member who stands between himself and the family fortune. But when he finds himself torn between his longtime love and the widow of one of his victims, his plans go awry.

  1. Robert Hamer

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Roy Horniman

    Novel

  3. Nancy Mitford

    Screenplay

  4. John Dighton

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Dennis Price

    Dennis Price

    Louis

  2. Valerie Hobson

    Valerie Hobson

    Edith

  3. Joan Greenwood

    Joan Greenwood

    Sibella

  4. Alec Guinness

    Alec Guinness

    The D'Ascoyne Family: The Duke / The Banker / The Parson / The General / The Admiral / Young Ascoyne / Young Henry / Lady Agatha

  5. Audrey Fildes

    Audrey Fildes

    Mama

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Status Released

Release Information

  • June 14, 1950
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 44m

Budget -

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