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THE LAVENDER HILL MOB

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Directed by Charles Crichton
United Kingdom, 1951
Comedy, Crime

Synopsis

An obsessive bank clerk decides to steal a delivery of gold bullion shipments he has loyally overseen for two decades. Enlisting the help of a small businessman, they hatch a plan to smuggle them to Paris by disguising them as Eiffel Tower memorabilia.

Synopsis

An obsessive bank clerk decides to steal a delivery of gold bullion shipments he has loyally overseen for two decades. Enlisting the help of a small businessman, they hatch a plan to smuggle them to Paris by disguising them as Eiffel Tower memorabilia.

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The Lavender Hill MobDirected byCharles Crichton

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Awards & Festivals

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Venice Film Festival
1951 | Winner: Best Screenplay (International Award)
Academy Awards
1953 | Winner: Best Writing, Story and Screenplay
1953 | Nominee: Best Actor in a Leading Role
BAFTA Awards
1952 | Winner: Best British Film
1952 | Nominee: Best Film from any Source
Directors Guild of America
1953 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

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