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King Rat (1965)

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DVD Release Date
 R1: May 6, 2003

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Running Time
2 hours, 14 minutes

Country USA

Studio Coleytown, Columbia Pictures

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Genre: War, Drama, World War II, Prison

Tagline: They made the toughest among them... King!

Plot: KING RAT, based on the novel by James Clavell, deals with the captivity of a group of allied prisoners in the infamous Japanese-run Changi prisoner-of-war camp in Singapore, during World War II. There, an American corporal (George Segal) does whatever he can, including bribing his captors, to live as comfortably as possible, even at the expense of his fellow Allies. Academy Award Nominations: 2, including Best (Black-and-White) Cinematography.

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 Directed by
Bryan Forbes
The Stepford Wives, The Wrong Box, The Slipper and the Rose
 Written by
James Clavell
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Bryan Forbes
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George Segal
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James Fox
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John Mills
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Tom Courtenay
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Patrick O'Neal
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Denholm Elliott
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James Donald
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 Music By
John Barry
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