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The King and I (1956)

G
133 min | Biography, Drama, Musical

A widow accepts a job as a live-in governess to the King of Siam's children.
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Director
Writers
Ernest Lehman (screenplay) | Oscar Hammerstein II (book from their musical play) | Margaret Landon (from their musical play based on Anna and the King of Siam by)
Cinematographer
Editor
Robert L. Simpson (as Robert Simpson)
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Budget
$ 4,550,000
Gross (USA)
$ 21,300,000
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Release date
Jun 29, 1956 (United States)

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68 cast members
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Deborah Kerr
Anna Leonowens Anna Leonowens   See fewer
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Yul Brynner
King Mongkut of Siam King Mongkut of Siam   See fewer
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Rita Moreno
Tuptim Tuptim   See fewer
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Martin Benson
Kralahome Kralahome   See fewer
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Terry Saunders
Lady Thiang Lady Thiang   See fewer
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Rex Thompson
Louis Leonowens Louis Leonowens   See fewer
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Carlos Rivas
Lun Tha Lun Tha   See fewer
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Patrick Adiarte
Prince Chulalongkorn Prince Chulalongkorn   See fewer
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Alan Mowbray
Sir John Hay Sir John Hay   See fewer
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Geoffrey Toone
Sir Edward Ramsay Sir Edward Ramsay   See fewer
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Leo Abbey
Guard (uncredited) Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Banas
Keeper of the Dogs - in Play (uncredited) Keeper of the Dogs - in Play (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dennis Bonilla
Mongkut's Twin Son (uncredited) Mongkut's Twin Son (uncredited)   See fewer
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Thomas Bonilla
Mongkut's Twin Son (uncredited) Mongkut's Twin Son (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jerry Chien
Royal Child (uncredited) Royal Child (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nancy Chien
Royal Child (uncredited) Royal Child (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mary Lou Clifford
Royal Wife (uncredited) Royal Wife (uncredited)   See fewer
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Judy Dan
Royal Wife (uncredited) Royal Wife (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gemze De Lappe
Specialty Dancer (uncredited) Specialty Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Amir Farr
Sailor (uncredited) Sailor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Henry Fong
Guard (uncredited) Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Margaret Fukuda
Royal Wife (uncredited) Royal Wife (uncredited)   See fewer
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Yvonne Garosin
Royal Child (uncredited) Royal Child (uncredited)   See fewer
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Maureen Hingert
Royal Wife (uncredited) Royal Wife (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dick Kay Hong
Royal Child (uncredited) Royal Child (uncredited)   See fewer
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Linda Hong
Royal Child (uncredited) Royal Child (uncredited)   See fewer
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Warren Hsieh
Royal Child (uncredited) Royal Child (uncredited)   See fewer
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Daro Induye
Royal Child (uncredited) Royal Child (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Irwin
Capt. Orton (uncredited) Capt. Orton (uncredited)   See fewer
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Michiko Iseri
Angel - in Play (uncredited) Angel - in Play (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dale Ishimoto
Crewman (uncredited) Crewman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kanna Ishu
Dancer (uncredited) Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Irene James
Siamese Girl (uncredited) Siamese Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marion Jim
Simon Legree - in Play (uncredited) Simon Legree - in Play (uncredited)   See fewer
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Misaye Kawasumi
Dancer (uncredited) Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Candace Lee
Royal Child (uncredited) Royal Child (uncredited)   See fewer
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Virginia Lee
Royal Child (uncredited) Royal Child (uncredited)   See fewer
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Warren Lee
Royal Child (uncredited) Royal Child (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jeanette Leung
Royal Child (uncredited) Royal Child (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fuji Levi
Whipping Guard (uncredited) Whipping Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Weaver Levy
Whipping Guard (uncredited) Whipping Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joycelyne Lew
Princess Ying Yaawolak (uncredited) Princess Ying Yaawolak (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marco Lopez
Extra (uncredited) Extra (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edwin Luke
Messenger (uncredited) Messenger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Stella Lynn
Royal Wife (uncredited) Royal Wife (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nephru Malouf
Royal Wife (uncredited) Royal Wife (uncredited)   See fewer
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Grace Matthews
Royal Wife (uncredited) Royal Wife (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joanne Miya
Siamese Girl (uncredited) Siamese Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Shirley Nishimura
Dancer (uncredited) Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marni Nixon
Playback vocalist for Deborah Kerr (uncredited) Playback vocalist for Deborah Kerr (uncredited)   See fewer
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Valentina Oumanski
Dancer (uncredited) Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Stephanie Pond-Smith
Youngest Princess (uncredited) Youngest Princess (uncredited)   See fewer
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Evelyn Rudie
Royal Child (uncredited) Royal Child (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kathleen Shoon
Royal Wife (uncredited) Royal Wife (uncredited)   See fewer
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Josephine Smith
Guest at Palace (uncredited) Guest at Palace (uncredited)   See fewer
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Alladin Soufi
Sailor (uncredited) Sailor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leonard Strong
Interpreter (uncredited) Interpreter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Don Keigo Takeuchi
Young Salt Carrier (uncredited) Young Salt Carrier (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marie Tsien
Royal Wife (uncredited) Royal Wife (uncredited)   See fewer
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Alice Uchida
Dancer (uncredited) Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Russell Ung
Royal Child (uncredited) Royal Child (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lydia Wolf
Royal Wife (uncredited) Royal Wife (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jadin Wong
Amazon (uncredited) Amazon (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jean Wong
Amazon (uncredited) Amazon (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dusty Worrall
Uncle Thomas - in Play (uncredited) Uncle Thomas - in Play (uncredited)   See fewer
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Rodney Yee
Royal Child (uncredited) Royal Child (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Yip
High Priest (uncredited) High Priest (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eliza - in Play (uncredited) Eliza - in Play (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.5 / 10 | 21,387 votes