• 1972
  • Movie
  • R
  • Biography

A handsome and stylish film, this biography of the Bavarian "mad king" is ultimately hollow and historically inaccurate. Berger plays the title role in a distanced manner that never expresses him to the audience. A good deal of time is spent showing his patronage of the famed composer Wagner, played by Howard, in what is probably the film's best more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (4 Credits)
Suso Cecchi D'Amico
William Weaver
Producer (1 Credit)
Ugo Santalucia
Exec. Producer (1 Credit)
Robert Gordon Edwards
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Armando Nannuzzi
Editor (1 Credit)
Ruggero Mastroianni
Musical Composer (3 Credits)
Art Director (2 Credits)
Mario Chiari
Mario Scisci
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Enzo Eusepi
Costumes (1 Credit)
Music Director (1 Credit)
Franco Mannino