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The Prisoner of Zenda (1937)

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101 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

An Englishman on a Ruritarian holiday must impersonate the king when the rightful monarch, a distant cousin, is drugged and kidnapped.
Writers
Anthony Hope (celebrated novel) | John L. Balderston (screen play) | Edward E. Rose (dramatization) (as Edward Rose) | Wells Root (adaptation) | Donald Ogden Stewart (additional dialogue)
Cinematographer
James Wong Howe (photography)
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$ 1,250,000
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Release date
Sep 3, 1937 (United States)

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Ronald Colman
Major Rudolf Rassendyll / The Prisoner of Zenda Major Rudolf Rassendyll / The Prisoner of Zenda   See fewer
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Madeleine Carroll
Princess Flavia Princess Flavia   See fewer
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C. Aubrey Smith
Colonel Zapt Colonel Zapt   See fewer
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Raymond Massey
Black Michael Black Michael   See fewer
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Mary Astor
Antoinette de Mauban Antoinette de Mauban   See fewer
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David Niven
Fritz von Tarlenheim Fritz von Tarlenheim   See fewer
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Douglas Fairbanks Jr.
Rupert of Hentzau Rupert of Hentzau   See fewer
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Montagu Love
Detchard Detchard   See fewer
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Philip Sleeman
Albert von Lauengram Albert von Lauengram   See fewer
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Eleanor Wesselhoeft
Frau Holf - Cook Frau Holf - Cook   See fewer
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Florence Roberts
Duenna (scenes deleted) Duenna (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Torben Meyer
Max - Butler Max - Butler   See fewer
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Arthur Byron
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Francis Ford
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Margaret Tallichet
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Wilhelm von Brincken
Krafstein Krafstein   See fewer
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Evelyn Beresford
Lady Topham (uncredited) Lady Topham (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ricardo Lord Cezon
Little Boy (uncredited) Little Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Spencer Charters
Railroad Porter (uncredited) Railroad Porter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sally Conlin
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D'Arcy Corrigan
Traveler (uncredited) Traveler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bonnie Gaye Cowen
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Alexander D'Arcy
De Gautet (uncredited) De Gautet (uncredited)   See fewer
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Billy Diamond
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Ralph Faulkner
Bersonin (uncredited) Bersonin (uncredited)   See fewer
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Billy Finnegan
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Byron Foulger
Johann (uncredited) Johann (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles K. French
Bishop (uncredited) Bishop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Otto Fries
Luggage Officer (uncredited) Luggage Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lawrence Grant
Marshal Strakencz (uncredited) Marshal Strakencz (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Halton
Passport Officer (uncredited) Passport Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lillian Harmer
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Darryl Hickman
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Boyd Irwin
Master of Ceremonies (uncredited) Master of Ceremonies (uncredited)   See fewer
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Emmett King
Lord High Chamberlain (uncredited) Lord High Chamberlain (uncredited)   See fewer
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Isabel La Mal
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Howard Lang
Josef (uncredited) Josef (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ian Maclaren
Cardinal (uncredited) Cardinal (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marilyn Marlin
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Dickie Meyers
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June Parkes
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Alexander Pollard
Court Officer (uncredited) Court Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Russ Powell
Traveler (uncredited) Traveler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Henry Roquemore
Man with Female Traveler (uncredited) Man with Female Traveler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam Savitsky
Announcer at Grand Ball (uncredited) Announcer at Grand Ball (uncredited)   See fewer
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Al Shean
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Leslie Sketchley
Guard at Lodge (uncredited) Guard at Lodge (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pat Somerset
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Count Stefenelli
Royal Subject (uncredited) Royal Subject (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ben Webster
Lord Topham (uncredited) Lord Topham (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.7 / 10 | 3,754 votes