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The Man Who Would Be King

The Man Who Would Be King

A robust adventure about two British adventurers who take over primitive Kafiristan as "godlike" rulers, meeting a tragic end through their desire for a native girl. Based on a short story by Rudyard Kipling.

TitleThe Man Who Would Be King
Release DateDecember 3rd, 1975
GenresAdventure, Drama
Runtime
DirectorJohn Huston
WritersJohn Huston, Gladys Hill, Rudyard Kipling
Production CompaniesPersky-Bright Productions, Devon
Production CountriesUnited States of America, United Kingdom
Plot Keywordsrobbery, journalist, gold, cheating, treasure, coronation, con man, british army, british empire, friends, soldier, king, battle, ruler, based on short story, 19th century, british raj
Sean Connery
Sean Connery
Daniel Dravot
Michael Caine
Michael Caine
Peachy Carnehan
Christopher Plummer
Christopher Plummer
Rudyard Kipling
Doghmi Larbi
Doghmi Larbi
Ootah
Jack May
Jack May
District Commissioner
Albert Moses
Albert Moses
Ghulam
Philip Ettington
Philip Ettington
Abazzi (uncredited)
El hombre que sería Rey
El hombre que pudo reinar
Seikkailujen sankarit
왕이 되려던 사나이
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