actor: Alec Guinness

Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope

May 25, 1977

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This is the film which started it all! In May 1977 "Star Wars" landed in theatres to long lines and critical praise. The film was still showing in some theatres months later, as late as December of that year! The story is great, and a relatively young George Lucas was nominated for an Academy [...]

The Bridge On The River Kwai

December 18, 1957

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

I recently viewed this film for the first time, and on the big screen at that. It was showcased at the Third Annual Traverse City Film Festival. I had always heard it was a classic. I can say that it deserves its reputation. Alec Guinness gives a superb performance as the dyed-in-the-wool British [...]