Guy Fawkes (film)

Guy Fawkes is a 1923 British silent historical film directed by Maurice Elvey and starring Matheson Lang, Nina Vanna and Hugh Buckler.[1] The film depicts the Gunpowder Plot of 1605 in which a group of plotters planned to blow up the Houses of Parliament. It was based on the 1840 novel Guy Fawkes by Harrison Ainsworth.

Guy Fawkes
Directed byMaurice Elvey
Written byHarrison Ainsworth (novel)
StarringMatheson Lang
Nina Vanna
Hugh Buckler
Shayle Gardner
Distributed byStoll Pictures
Release date
  • 1923 (1923)
CountryUnited Kingdom



  1. "Guy Fawkes (1923)". British Film Institute. Retrieved 18 September 2018.
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