Search Results for 'Alexander Mackendrick' (4 total)

Sweet Smell of Success

Directed by Alexander Mackendrick | 96 min | 1957

Powerful but unethical Broadway columnist J.J. Hunsecker coerces unscrupulous press agent Sidney Falco into breaking up his sister's romance with a jazz musician.


The Ladykillers

Directed by Alexander Mackendrick | Rated N/A | 91 min | 1955

Five diverse oddball criminal types planning a bank robbery rent rooms on a cul-de-sac from an octogenarian widow under the pretext that they are classical musicians.


Whisky Galore

Directed by Alexander Mackendrick | 82 min | 1949

Scottish islanders try to plunder 50,000 cases of whisky from a stranded ship.


The Man in the White Suit

Directed by Alexander Mackendrick | 85 min | 1951

An altruistic chemist invents a fabric which resists wear and stain as a boon to humanity, but both big business and labor realize it must be suppressed for economic reasons.