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The Horse's Mouth (1958)

11/11/1958 (US) Comedy 1h 35m

Smart Alec ... Sheer madness and all Guinness! The man's a genius ...


Gulley Jimson is a boorish aging artist recently released from prison. A swindler in search of his next art project, he hunkers down in the penthouse of would-be patrons the Beeders while they go on an extended vacation; he paints a mural on their wall, pawns their valuables and, along with the sculptor Abel, inadvertently smashes a large hole in their floor. Jimson's next project is an even larger wall in an abandoned church.

  1. Ronald Neame


  2. Joyce Cary


  3. Alec Guinness


Top Billed Cast

  1. Alec Guinness

    Alec Guinness

    Gulley Jimson

  2. Kay Walsh

    Kay Walsh

    Dee Coker

  3. Renée Houston

    Renée Houston

    Sara Monday

  4. Mike Morgan


  5. Robert Coote

    Robert Coote

    Sir William Beeder

  6. Michael Gough

    Michael Gough


  7. Veronica Turleigh

    Lday Beeder

  8. Reginald Beckwith

    Reginald Beckwith

    Capt. Jones

  9. Arthur Macrae

    Arthur Macrae

    A.W. Alabaster

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The Horse's Mouth
The Horse's Mouth

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Original Language English

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