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Title: King And I

Date: 1956
Type: Musical
Rating: 4 Stars 4/5
Colour: Yes
Director: Walter Lang

Deborah Kerr is the prim English school mistress goes to Siam to be governess to Yul Brynner as the King. This is a well produced and lavish version of the stage play that has set the standard for film musicals ever since. Yul Brynner and Deborah Kerr are well cast and act the parts with style.


Yuel BrynnerYul Brynner
Deborah KerrDeborah Kerr
Rita MorenoRita Moreno
Alan MowbrayAlan Mowbray


Won - Best Actor - Yul Brynner
Nomination - Best Actress - Deborah Kerr
Nomination - Best Director - Walter Lang
Nomination Best Picture


Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein
King And I