The Scapegoat

  • 1959
  • 1 HR 32 MIN
  • NR
  • Mystery

Guinness plays a dual role as an English teacher visiting France and a wealthy French count. The count's family of crazed eccentrics includes Davis as his mother, a bed-ridden morphine addict. When Guinness as the count comes across the schoolteacher, he convinces the latter to take on his identity. This allows the count to go through with a scheme to murder...read more

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01:24 — Set in 1952, as England prepares for the coronation, The Scapegoat tells the story of two very different men who have one thing in common - a face.
The Scapegoat - Official Trailer
02:15 — Alec Guinness has double trouble in this stylish mystery thriller costarring Bette Davis, based on the novel by Daphne du Maurier (Rebecca). When John (more…)

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Guinness plays a dual role as an English teacher visiting France and a wealthy French count. The count's family of crazed eccentrics includes Davis as his mother, a bed-ridden morphine addict. When Guinness as the count comes across the schoolteacher, he c… (more)

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