The League of Gentlemen
The League of Gentlemen (1959)

Hyde (Jack Hawkins) is an embittered ex-army veteran. In this suspenseful comedy, gathers together seven former comrades to plan a bank robbery. Each man is a former officer and an expert in their field. They combine forces and calculate… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 17, 1991
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Critic Score: 100% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Sean Axmaker
Parallax View

... a sturdy and meticulous heist film built on an appreciation of teamwork, camaraderie and hard work: a professional work about professionals working.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The League of Gentlemen is a fine example of old-fashioned English humor: droll and civil.

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Douglas Pratt

Fans who love nothing better than to get lost in the intricate plans of a complex robbery will be in heaven.

Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Entertaining heist film. Watch for a quick bit from Oliver Reed.

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Flixster Audience Score: 86% Flixster User Reviews
Walter M.
"The League of Gentlemen" starts with Hyde(Jack Hawkins) climbing out of the sewer wearing a tuxedo. Next, he sends halves of 50 pound notes and a… More
Chris Browning
What a great and fun and also very stylish heist film that is filled with great performances, adventure and dashes of comedy. The film is about a former… More
David Sayers
A decent British caper movie that lacks humour but has a sterling cast that you really hope gets away with it. Lots of great British character actors and the… More