Whisky Galore! & The Maggie: Two Films by Alexander Mackendrick

Directed by Alexander Mackendrick
Alexander Mackendrick
Film Movement Classics
1949
175 Minutes
United Kingdom
English
Comedy, Classics
Not Rated
Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
Sound: Mono
Theatrical booking
Jimmy Weaver
theatrical@filmmovement.com
Festival and non-theatrical booking
Maxwell Wolkin
maxwell@filmmovement.com
Materials and print traffic
Jimmy Weaver
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Press Inquiries
Michael Krause
mkrause@foundrycomm.com

Synopsis

Alexander Mackendrick directed The Man in the White Suit and The Ladykillers for Ealing Studios before moving on to Hollywood where he directed Sweet Smell of Success. Here we present two more of his Ealing comedies: Whisky Galore from 1949 with a cast of Ealing regulars including Joan Greenwood, and The Maggie (1954), which stars Paul Douglas and was released in the US as "High and Dry."