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Crossed Swords

Crossed Swords(1978)

Also Known As: Prince and the Pauper, The |

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Brief Synopsis

Tom Canty is a poor English boy who bears a remarkable resemblance to Edward, Prince of Wales and son of King Henry VIII. The two boys meet and decide to play a joke on the court by dressing in each other's clothes, but the plan goes awry when they are separated and each must live the other's life.

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Oliver Reed Miles Hendon
Mark Lester Prince Edward; Tom Canty
Ernest Borgnine John Canty
Rex Harrison Duke Of Norfolk
David Hemmings Hugh Hendon
Charlton Heston Henry Viii
Harry Andrews Hertford
Sybil Danning Mother Canty
Felicity Dean Lady Jane
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MPAA Ratings:  PG Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1978 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co: 
Sound:  70 mm 6-Track Production Co:  .....Production Company, 20th Century Fox .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, Warner Bros. Pictures Distribution .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  United Kingdom (GB)
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  • also known as The Prince and The Pauper

    callie-5 2012-11-10

    A very enjoyable re-telling of the Mark Twain classic, this version features a much taller Mark Lester (Oliver!) in the dual role of prince and pauper.... MORE>