The Prisoner of Zenda Poster

Release Date: 1952

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary
King Rudolf V of Ruritania (Stewart Granger) is suddenly abducted just days before his coronation is to take place. The king's evil brother, Prince Rupert (James Mason), is behind the kidnapping plot, and plans to seize the throne for himself. As the king's supporters try to find him, they stumble upon Rudolf Rassendyl (also Granger), an identical distant cousin who can pose as the betrayed ruler. The plan works well until the king's fiancée, Princess Flavia (Deborah Kerr), suspects foul play.

Cast: Stewart Granger, Deborah Kerr, James Mason, Jane Greer, Louis Calhern, Lewis Stone, Robert Douglas, Robert Coote

Director: Richard Thorpe

Genres: Adventure

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Loew's Inc.

Keywords: Brother, Deception, Escape, Engaging, Suspenseful, Mystery