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Title Rudyard Kipling's The man who would be king [(DVD) videorecording] / Emanuel L. Wolf presents an Allied Artists film ; a John Huston-John Foreman film ; screenplay by John Huston and Gladys Hill ; produced by John Foreman ; directed by John Huston.

Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [1997]
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 95th Street Adult DVD Fiction  F MAN    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (129 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation.
Language Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
English language with optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish.
Cast Sean Connery, Michael Caine, Christopher Plummer, Saeed Jaffrey, Doghmi Larbi, Shakira Caine.
Credits Music, Maurice Jarre ; editing, Russell Lloyd ; director of photography, Oswald Morris.
Note Based on the story by Rudyard Kipling.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1975.
Special features include: Interactive menus ; production notes ; scene access ; 8 theatrical trailers ; documentary, Call it magic : the making of The man who would be king.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
Summary Danny Dravot and Peachy Carnehan leave 19th century India and set out for the isolated, primitive land of Kafiristan, whose people haven't seen an outsider in hundreds of years. Peachy becomes lord of the kingdom's treasury, a huge chamber spilling over with limitless gold and priceless rare jewels. Danny is first crowned king, then, declared a god.
Subject Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936 -- Television adaptations.
Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936 -- Film adaptations.
Adventure and adventurers -- Afghanistan -- Nūristān -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Treasure troves -- Afghanistan -- Nūristān -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
British -- Afghanistan -- Nūristān -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Imperialism -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Nūristān (Afghanistan) -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Feature films.
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Huston, John, 1906-1987.
Foreman, John, 1925-1992.
Hill, Gladys, 1916?-1981.
Connery, Sean.
Caine, Michael.
Plummer, Christopher.
Jaffrey, Saeed, 1929-
Larbi, Doghmi.
Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936. Man who would be king.
Allied Artists Pictures Corporation.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Man who would be king
Call it magic : the making of The man who would be king.
ISBN 079073303X
Standard No. 012569085824
Music No. 858 Warner Home Video
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