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The King and I

G| 2 hr. 13 min.

Plot Summary
In this film adaptation of the Rodgers & Hammerstein musical, widowed Welsh mother Anna Loenowens (Deborah Kerr) becomes a governess and English tutor to the wives and many children of the stubborn King Mongkut of Siam (Yul Brynner). Anna and the king have a clash of personalities as she works to teach the royal family about the English language, customs and etiquette, and rushes to prepare a party for a group of European diplomats who must change their opinions about the king.

Cast: Deborah Kerr , Yul Brynner , Rita Moreno , Martin Benson , Terry Saunders , Rex Thompson , Carlos Rivas , Patrick Adiarte

Director: Walter Lang

Genres: Musical

Distributor: Fox, 20th Century Fox, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment

The King and I (1956)

Release Date: October 10th, 1956|2 hr. 13 min.

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