The King and I


1h 27m 1999

Brief Synopsis

Animated feature based on the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical about the King of Siam and the English tutor to his children. The evil Kralahome wants the throne of Siam for himself, and plans to use unwitting tutor Anna in his plans. Anna doesn't get on with the king initally, but soon a romance deve

Film Details

Also Known As
King & I, The, King and I, Kungen och jag
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1999
Production Company
Morgan Creek Entertainment Group; Morgan Creek International
Distribution Company
WARNER BROS. PICTURES DISTRIBUTION (WBPD); Sam Film; Videocine; Village Roadshow Limited; Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group; Warner Bros. Pictures Distribution; Warner Bros. Pictures International

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 27m

Synopsis

Animated feature based on the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical about the King of Siam and the English tutor to his children. The evil Kralahome wants the throne of Siam for himself, and plans to use unwitting tutor Anna in his plans. Anna doesn't get on with the king initally, but soon a romance develops.

Film Details

Also Known As
King & I, The, King and I, Kungen och jag
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1999
Production Company
Morgan Creek Entertainment Group; Morgan Creek International
Distribution Company
WARNER BROS. PICTURES DISTRIBUTION (WBPD); Sam Film; Videocine; Village Roadshow Limited; Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group; Warner Bros. Pictures Distribution; Warner Bros. Pictures International

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 27m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video July 6, 1999

Released in United States Spring March 19, 1999

Rodgers and Hammerstein's stage musical was previously adapted to a live action film version as "The King and I" (USA/1956), directed by Walter Lang and starring Deborah Kerr and Yul Brenner. Another film covering the same material, "Anna and the King of Siam" (USA/1946), was directed by John Cromwell and starred Irene Dunne and Rex Harrison.

Began shooting August 1, 1997.

Completed shooting December 1998.

6/15/99 Added street date per VPD5/17/99. XAVIER

Arthur Rankin was originally attached to direct.

ssound7/99 ++more c&c, ft, uk distr. JJ

Released in United States Spring March 19, 1999

Released in United States on Video July 6, 1999