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PG| 2 hr. 9 min.

Plot Summary
Based on a short story by Rudyard Kipling, this adventure film follows the exploits of Peachy Carnehan (Michael Caine) and Danny Dravot (Sean Connery), English military officers stationed in India. Tired of life as soldiers, the two travel to the isolated land of Kafiristan, where they are ultimately embraced by the people and revered as rulers. After a series of misunderstandings, the natives come to believe that Dravot is a god, but he and Carnehan can't keep up their deception forever.

Cast: Sean Connery , Michael Caine , Christopher Plummer , Saeed Jaffrey , Karroum Ben Bouih , Jack May , Doghmi Larbi , Shakira Caine

Director: John Huston

Genres: Adventure

Distributor: Allied Artists Pictures

The Man Who Would Be King (1992)

Release Date: July 8th, 1992|2 hr. 9 min.

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  • February 28, 2012 jrob0914
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    One of the finest movies made on location with real extras. The scenes are magnificent the dialogue is smart and intriguing. One of the best of the classics.

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