Keywords: #Deborah Kerr #Martin Benson #Maureen Hingert #Rex Thompson #Rita Moreno #The King and I #Walter Lang #Yul Brynner
Actors Of "The King And I"
11 July 1920, Vladivostok, Primorskaya Oblast, Far Eastern Republic [now Primorsky Krai, Russia]
Characters Of "The King And I"
Director of "The King And I"
Critics Of "The King And I"
January 29, 2009 Walter Lang's screen version is too theatrical but the score by Rodgers and Hammerstein is glorious and the acting by Yul Brynner in his most iconic role and Deborah Kerr is superb, overcoming Marnie Nixon's colorless voice.Read in Source
Tim Dirks' The Greatest Films
August 26, 2006 The King and I (1956) is the popular and elaborate musical and story of the tutoring of the stubborn, King of Siam's wives and children by widowed English school teacher Anna Leonowens in 1862.Read in Source
March 26, 2009 All the ingredients that made Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I a memorable stage experience have been faithfully transferred to the screen.Read in Source
February 10, 2012 Starring Yul Brynner in the part he seemed born to play, this is a fine if slightly stage-bound example of the 1950s Hollywood musical spectacular.Read in Source
Film Freak Central
February 27, 2007 A chronicle of colonialism that poses itself as an easy-to-dismiss artifact, yet reveals itself to be an enduring statement about why people can't get along.Read in Source
New York Times
May 20, 2003 If you don't...see [The King and I], believe us, you'll be missing a grand and moving thing.
Common Sense Media
December 18, 2010 A boisterous, big-costumed classic musical.
Soundtracks Of "The King And I"
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Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Twelve years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into ...