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The Man Who Would Be King

This was writer-director John Huston's dream project for decades. He originally wanted to film the Rudyard Kipling short story in the 1940s with Clark Gable and Humphrey Bogart. Later he envisioned Richard Burton and Peter O'Toole. However the long wait pa… (more)

Released: 1975

Rating: PG

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The Man Who Would Be King - Official Trailer
01:05 — Based on a Rudyard Kipling story and packed with spectacle, humor, excitement and bold twists of fate, John Huston’s film of "The Man Who Would Be Kin (more…)
(Movie Clip) Two Englishmen Left Over
Clever scene, not from the Rudyard Kipling novella, adventurers Carnehan (Michael Caine, also narrating) and Dravot (Sean Connery) encounter five Afgh (more…)
(Movie Clip) Don't You Know Me?
Following the credits, chilling first scene from director John Huston, Michael Caine as Peachy Carnehan visiting Rudyard Kipling (Christopher Plummer, (more…)
(Movie Clip) Alexander Who?
Newsman and fellow Freemason Kipling (Christopher Plummer) baffled, as Peachy (Michael Caine) and Danny (Sean Connery) lay out their plan to become ki (more…)

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  • Released: 1975
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: This was writer-director John Huston's dream project for decades. He originally wanted to film the Rudyard Kipling short story in the 1940s with Clark Gable and Humphrey Bogart. Later he envisioned Richard Burton and Peter O'Toole. However the long wait pa… (more)

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