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A King's Story (1965)

102 min | Documentary, Biography, History

Life story of King Edward VIII from his birth until abdication in 1936. Talks of life in Victorian England, life in the Royal Navy, and travels as Prince of Wales. In-depth look into the abdication Crisis of 1936. Includes interviews with ...See moreLife story of King Edward VIII from his birth until abdication in 1936. Talks of life in Victorian England, life in the Royal Navy, and travels as Prince of Wales. In-depth look into the abdication Crisis of 1936. Includes interviews with His Royal Highness The Duke of Windsor and The Duchess of Windsor. Also has many films of the former King from his early childhood through his short reign. Written by Chad N. Proudfoot See less
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Sydney Box (original treatment for the screen) | Duke of Windsor (book "A King's Story") | Glyn Jones (script)
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Updated May 3, 1965

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May 24, 1967 (United States)

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7 cast members
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Duke of Windsor
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Orson Welles
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Carleton Hobbs
King George V (voice) King George V (voice)   See fewer
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Flora Robson
Queen Mary (voice) Queen Mary (voice)   See fewer
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David Warner
Prince of Wales (voice) Prince of Wales (voice)   See fewer
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Patrick Wymark
Winston Churchill (voice) Winston Churchill (voice)   See fewer
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7 / 10 | 32 votes