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Prince of Players(1955)

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Brief Synopsis

Acclaimed tragic actor Edwin Booth struggles to rebuild his career after his brother assassinates President Lincoln.

Cast & Crew

Philip Dunne Director
Richard Burton Edwin ["Ned"] Booth
Maggie McNamara Mary Devlin
John Derek John Wilkes Booth
Raymond Massey Junius Brutus Booth
Charles Bickford Dave Prescott
Eva Le Gallienne Queen Gertrude in Hamlet
Christopher Cook Edwin Booth, age 10
Dayton Lummis English doctor
Ian Keith King in Hamlet
Paul Stader Laertes
Louis Alexander John Wilkes Booth, age 12
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 10 Jan 1955
Release Date:  1955 Production Date:  [CinemaScope]
EBX; AFI
Color/B&W:  Color (DeLuxe) Distributions Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Duration(mins):  102 or 105 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  9,172    
Duration(reels):  12    

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  • Where's The Article?

    Maria Ramos 2017-03-12

    Richard Burton no doubt is a great actor and so beautiful! And to know his history, a coal miner from a poor family of 12 children. Love every minute he is... MORE>

  • Why?

    Richard 2015-09-01

    Just saw part of this on the Fox Movie channel yesterday. Excellent film. A great opportunity to see Burton do Shakespeare. With all the other dreck from... MORE>

  • Fascinating

    juniobooth 2014-09-29

    Watched to see Burton act Shakespeare,not realizing Edwin was THAT Booth's brother.Good to see John Derek,too.Loved seeing the performances out in the... MORE>