B. Priestley and directed by Henry Cass, featuring irony and wit often associated with Priestley.Shooting locations included Bedfordshire and Devon. Format: DVD. He decides to blow his savings on a visit to an exclusive hotel at a seaside resort. $23.98 . Film details. Last Holiday is a 1950 film starring Alec Guinness, Beatrice Campbell, Kay Walsh. He decides to take all of his money and live the high-life in sea-side town of Pinebourne with the time he has left. Among the guests is a doctor who is convinced he must have been misdiagnosed. He decides to blow his savings on a visit to an exclusive hotel at a seaside resort. 1950; 1 hr 29 mins Comedy NR Watchlist. United Kingdom. 1950. Movies. Featuring. $23.98: $25.60: DVD June 16, 2009 "Please retry" — 1. When a lonely, unappreciated farm equipment salesman discovers he has only a few weeks to live, he withdraws his savings for a final holiday at a "posh" resort. Showing all 3 items Jump to: Summaries (3) Summaries. Having been told by his doctor that he has only a month to live, the hero decides to spend his life savings on a visit to an exclusive hotel at a seaside resort. This car, in my mind, was just as revolutionary as the 55 Chevy! Last Holiday (1950) Plot. Synopsis . Last Holiday [DVD] [1950] Rated: Unrated. Almost 3 hours of nostalgic 1950s music to listen to and enjoy! Drama. Beatrice Campbell Sheila Rockingham. Year. Kay Walsh Mrs. Poole. He decides to blow his savings on a visit to an exclusive hotel at a seaside resort. Tweet. Alec Guinness movies: Pre-’Star Wars’ Guinness runs the gamut from Dickens’ Fagin to Japanese businessman romancing Rosalind Russell Alec Guinness is Turner Classic Movies’ “Summer Under the Stars” star on Saturday, August 3, 2013. $49.99: $24.95 : DVD "Please retry" — — $107.04 . Told by his doctor he has no more than a few months to live, drab British workingman George Bird (Alec Guinness) decides to spend his savings on lodging at a seaside resort. Release Calendar DVD & Blu-ray Releases Top Rated Movies Most Popular Movies Browse Movies by Genre Top Box Office Showtimes & Tickets Showtimes & Tickets In Theaters Coming Soon Coming Soon Movie News India Movie Spotlight. Oscars Best Picture Winners Best Picture Winners Golden Globes Emmys STARmeter Awards San Diego Comic-Con New York Comic-Con Sundance Film Festival Toronto Int'l Film Festival Awards Central Festival Central All Events Last Holiday (79) IMDb 7.4 1 h 29 min 1950 7+ A mild, unambitious and unsuccessful North-countryman is told by his doctor that he has contracted a fatal disease and has only a month to live. NO COPY RIGHT INFRINGEMENT INTENDED ON THIS. With Alec Guinness, Beatrice Campbell, Kay Walsh, Grégoire Aslan. Last Holiday is a 1950 British film featuring Alec Guinness in his sixth starring role. George Bird's rather lonely, anonymous existence as an underappreciated seller of farm machinery is jarred when his physician … Among the guests is a doctor who is convinced he must have been misdiagnosed. Last Holiday (1950) Alec Guinness was, by 1950, a revered and successful stage veteran who had only recently acted in the movies. Type. A mild, unambitious and unsuccessful North-countryman is told by his doctor that he has contracted a fatal disease and has only a month to live. Last Holiday (1950) 5 of 8. —duke1029@aol.com. Last Holiday is a quiet, but dark, comedy. Genre. At first, he finds it all very stiff and unenjoyable, but by a series of chance contacts he is offered a number of attractive jobs (which of course, he cannot accept) and enjoys his new life and new self. With Alec Guinness, Beatrice Campbell, Kay Walsh, Grégoire Aslan. Film. Excerpts taken from films at the Chicago Film Archiveshttp://www.chicagofilmarchives.org/collections/video by Anne Wells At first, he finds it all very stiff and unenjoyable, but by a series of chance contacts he is offered a number of attractive jobs (which of course, he cannot accept) and enjoys his new life and new self. Fiction. Where to Watch. When a lonely, unappreciated farm equipment salesman discovers he has only a few weeks to live, he withdraws his savings for a final holiday at a "posh" resort. 4.2 out of 5 stars 79 ratings. It is about George Bird (a wonderful performance from Alec Guinness), who visits a doctor for a routine check-up and is told he has Lampington's disease, a newly identified condition which allows him only a few weeks to live. Last Holiday. Alec Guinness George Bird. Menu. Last Holiday (1950) Titles Last Holiday. What's on TV & Streaming What's on TV & Streaming Top Rated Shows … A man with a short time to live has a thoroughly enjoyable and useful final fling. Price: $23.98 + $3.99 shipping: DVD $23.98 VHS Tape $44.95 Additional DVD options: Edition Discs Price New from Used from DVD January 31, 2011 "Please retry" — 1. Last Holiday (1950) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Directed by Henry Cass. A mild, unambitious and unsuccessful North-countryman is told by his doctor that he has contracted a fatal disease and has only a month to live. Country. A mild, unambitious and unsuccessful North-countryman is told by his doctor that he has contracted a fatal disease and has only a month to live. He goes to a tailor who explains the clothing and demeanor he needs. Cast See All. $55.95 . The low key, dark comedy was written and co produced by J. Directed by Henry Cass. 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