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Rodgers and Hammerstein's The King and I / 20th Century Fox ; Darryl F. Zanuck presents ; screenplay by Ernest Lehman ; produced by Charles Brackett ; directed by Walter Lang.

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  • 20 of 23 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Rockville Public Library.
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Rockville Public Library DVD "K" Classic 1704/1705 (Text to phone) 34035128100209 Adult DVD Available -

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General Note: From the Rodgers and Hammerstein's musical play, based on "Anna and the King of Siam," by Margaret Landon.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1956.
Disc 1: In English (surround or stereo.), dubbed Spanish (mono.), or dubbed French (mono.); optional English or Spanish subtitles.
Disc 2: TV pilot only: In English (mono.) or dubbed Spanish (mono.); optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned; other features in English only, not subtitled.
1956 Academy Award winner, best actor, best art direction, set direction, best sound recording, best scoring of a motion picture, best costume design.
Formatted Contents Note: Disc 1: Movie: King and I -- Disc 2: Special features and extra material.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Issued also as part of the Rodgers & Hammerstein collection.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Music by Richard Rodgers ; book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; dances and musical numbers staged by Jerome Robbins ; music supervised and conducted by Alfred Newman ; costumes designed by Irene Sharaff ; art direction, Lyle R. Wheeler, John De Cuir ; set decorations, Walter M. Scott, Paul S. Fox ; film editor, Robert Simpson ; ballet arrangements by Trude Rittman.
Participant or Performer Note: Deborah Kerr, Yul Brynner, Rita Moreno, Martin Benson, Terry Saunders, Rex Thompson, Carlos Rivas, Patrick Adiarte, Alan Mowbray, Geoffrey Toone.
Summary, etc.: "[B]ased on the true story of Anna Leonowens, an English widow who comes to Bangkok in the 1860s to serve as governess to the many children of the King of Siam ... [T]he King is a magnetic and unforgettable figure. When Anna and the King get to know each other, it is mutual respect -- and the surprising lessons they learn from each other -- that leads to one of the most unusual and spellbinding friendships in musical history."--Container.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: G.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, region 1; (disc 1) anamorphic widescreen (2.55:1, letterbox) presentation ; (disc 1) Dolby Digital 5.0 surround, Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono., dual layer; (disc 2) Dolby Digital mono., dual layer.
Language Note:
Disc 1: In English (surround or stereo.), dubbed Spanish (mono.), or dubbed French (mono.); optional English or Spanish subtitles.
Disc 2: TV pilot only: In English (mono.) or dubbed Spanish (mono.); optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned; other features in English only, not subtitled.
Awards Note:
1956 Academy Award winner, best actor, best art direction, set direction, best sound recording, best scoring of a motion picture, best costume design.
Subject: Landon, Margaret 1903-1993 Film adaptations
Leonowens, Anna Harriette 1831-1915 Drama
Mongkut King of Siam 1804-1868 Drama
Landon, Margaret 1903-1993
Leonowens, Anna Harriette 1831-1915
Mongkut King of Siam 1804-1868
Leonowens, Anna Harriette 1831-1915 Drama
Mongkut King of Siam 1804-1868 Drama
Leonowens, Anna Harriette 1831-1915 Drama
Mongkut King of Siam 1804-1868 Drama
Governesses Thailand Biography Drama
British Thailand History 19th century Drama
Thailand Court and courtiers History 19th century Drama
Thailand Social life and customs 19th century Drama
Cuidado de niños Thailand Biografía Teatro
Inglesa Thailand Historia Siglo XIX Teatro
Cuidado de niños Thailand Biografía Teatro
Inglesa Thailand Historia Siglo XIX Teatro
British
Courts and courtiers
Governesses
Manners and customs
Thailand
Governesses Thailand Biography Drama
Governesses Thailand Biography Drama
Genre: Feature films -- United States.
Feature films.
Historical films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Biographical films.
Drama.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
History.
Musical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Musical films.
Biographical.
Musical films.
Film adaptations.
Biographical films.
Historical films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Musical -- Feature.
Biographical -- Feature.
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