Farewell to the King


1h 57m 1989

Brief Synopsis

In the last days of World War II, a British captain is parachuted into Borneo to organize resistance against the Japanese. In order to accomplish his mission, he must deal with an American who has made himself almost a God in the eyes of the local inhabitants.

Film Details

Also Known As
Adieu au roi, L', Goodbye to the King, Huvudjägarnas konung
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1989
Production Company
Suhaimi Ahmad
Distribution Company
Orion Pictures
Location
Borneo

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 57m

Synopsis

In the last days of World War II, a British captain is parachuted into Borneo to organize resistance against the Japanese. In order to accomplish his mission, he must deal with an American who has made himself almost a God in the eyes of the local inhabitants.

Crew

Suhaimi Ahmad

Cable Operator

Dajai Anggfie

Unit Manager

Peter Aston

Visual Effects

Robert Asun

Technical Advisor

Mary Atang

Casting Associate

Danny Baldwin

Stunts

David Barrett

Apprentice

Elizabeth Barton

Continuity

Donah Bassett

Negative Cutting

Virginia Bieneman

On-Set Dresser

Harris Bierman

Other

James A Borgardt

Adr Editor

Kenny Bradshaw

Stunts

Leonard Brady

Assistant

Dean Bryan

Best Boy

Steve Burgess

Mechanical Special Effects

Stu Cantor

Music Supervisor

Susan Ch'ng

Wardrobe Assistant

Peter Chia

Liaison

Siew Chee Chong

Assistant

Tan Hong Choon

Props

Sam Citron

Assistant Editor

Colleen Clarke

Production Manager

Mike Clifford

Special Effects

Anne V. Coates

Editor

James Collinson

Office Runner

Donald Connolly

Sound

Angela Conte

Makeup Assistant

Angela Conte

Hair Assistant

Melinda Cooke

Sound Editor

Adrian Cornelius

Set Production Assistant

Blake Cornett

Sound Editor

Steve Courtley

Special Effects

James Cox

Other

Derek Cracknell

Assistant Director

Julian Crane

Production Assistant

Billy Cross

Assistant

John Daniell

Props

Webley Jahang David

Office Runner

Colin Deane

Assistant Camera Operator

Carlos Delarios

Sound Effects

Murray Deutch

Music Supervisor

Dino Dimuro

Sound Editor

Boniface Dino

Assistant

Jack Dronsky

Sound Editor

Dave Duffin

Other

Ken Dufva

Foley

Andy Duncan

Boom Operator

Richard Edlund

Director Of Photography

Richard Edlund

Dp/Cinematographer

Mark Eggenweiler

Assistant Editor

Dan Engstrom

Sound Editor

Roger Erickson

Stunts

David Fein

Foley

Mike Fenton

Casting

Patrick Fitzgerald

Special Effects Assistant

Alan Fleming

Construction Manager

Tex Foote

Generator Operator

Bruce Foster

Sound Editor

Dick Friedman

Adr Editor

Graeme Galloway

Production Assistant

Edwin L Garet

Assistant Set Dresser

Sukumaran Gopal

Set Production Assistant

Mark S Gordon

Sound Editor

Rajandran Govindasamy

Transportation Captain

Gene Griggs

Special Effects Coordinator

Kpl Hamid

Assistant

Charles Hannah

Associate Producer

William Hartman

Sound Editor

Alby Hastings

Props

Edouard F Henriques

Makeup

Donald Henry

Production Auditor

Bernard Hides

Art Director

Ernest Ho

Caterer

David M Ice

Sound Editor

Terry Jackson

Stunts

Anwardi Jamal

Assistant Director

Webley Janang

Wardrobe Assistant

David Jansen

Sound Editor

Marina Jenta

Wardrobe Assistant

David Jimenez

Assistant Editor

Roxanne Jones

Sound Editor

Charles Kandasamy

Art Assistant

Surinder Kaur

Wardrobe Assistant

Ho Eek Kee

Production Manager

Sim Hiok Kheng

Construction Coordinator

Diana Khoo

Wardrobe

Laurie Kirkwood

Assistant Camera Operator

Wolfgang Knochell

Camera Assistant

Michael J Kohut

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Lee Shui Koon

Electrician

Gopala Krishnan

Associate Producer

Heather Laurie

Wardrobe

Richard Lee

Set Production Assistant

Terry Leonard

Stunt Coordinator

Terry Leonard

Unit Director

Diana Leong

Other

Andrew Lesnie

Dp/Cinematographer

Andrew Lesnie

Director Of Photography

Janet Lim

Other

Kevin Lind

Camera Operator

Tan Siaw Ling

Props

R T Linker

Medic

Bonnie Macker

Assistant

Robert Malong

Unit Manager

Wilfred Gomez Malong

Technical Advisor

Ibrahim Mansor

Other

Ralph Marshall

Associate Producer

Leo Augustine Mathew

Assistant Set Dresser

Ian Mcalpine

Grip

Tom Mccarthy

Sound Editor

Clare Mcclelland

Production

Sean Mcclory

Other

Irvine Mclaughlin

Key Grip

John Milius

Screenplay

Jon Modder

Special Effects Assistant

Zainuring Mohammad

Casting Associate

Andre Morgan

Producer

John Morton

Gaffer

Anthony Muthu

Technical Advisor

Adele Nadel

Assistant

Michael Nanyu

Assistant

Pat Nash

Grip

Howard Neiman

Sound Editor

John Ng

Art Assistant

Guy Norris

Stunts

C Timothy O'meara

Editor

Albert Ong

Casting

Edgar Ong

Liaison

Steward Palok

Wardrobe Assistant

Gil Parrondo

Production Designer

Paul Pattison

Hair

Ray Pedler

Scenic Artist

Chua Kay Peng

Electrician

Jose L. Perez

Makeup

Julie Plummer

Production Coordinator

Basil Poledouris

Music

Leo Poxon

Office Runner

Joshna Puasa

Grip

Sivagami Radha

Makeup Assistant

Sivagami Radha

Hair Assistant

Steven Ramirez

Sound Editor

Djwes Rejob

Props

Dick Ritchie

Color Timer

Aaron Rochin

Music

Julie Rogers

Assistant Editor

Conrad Rothman

Special Effects

Eddy Rothman

Location Manager

David Rowe

Costume Designer

Albert S. Ruddy

Producer

Danny Ruhlmann

Camera

Daniel Ruthnam

Props

Chandran Rutnam

Location Manager

Zaiton Sallah

Wardrobe Assistant

Cfn Samsuddin

Assistant

Sanchez

Location Manager

Elliot Schick

Unit Production Manager

Pierre Schoendoerffer

Source Material (From Novel)

Anne Semler

Choreographer

Dean Semler

Dp/Cinematographer

Dean Semler

Director Of Photography

Dean Semler

Camera Operator

Mohan Sethulingam

Electrician

Sainuddin Shafiee

Set Production Assistant

John Shea

Wardrobe

John Shouse

Sound Editor

Peter Simon

Transportation Coordinator

Jagdish Singh

Location Manager

Steven Scott Smalley

Original Music

Mary Ruth Smith

Sound Editor

Augustine Syawie

Grip

Judy Taylor

Casting

Betty Tew

Other

Lawrence Thay

Office Runner

Kerry Thompson

Wardrobe Supervisor

Muyana Tokona

Grip

Eric Tomlinson

Music

Yolanda Toussieng

Hair

Derek Trigg

Assistant Editor

Goh Tian Tuan

Other

Hugh Van Es

Photography

Walter Van Veenendal

Props

Tom Villano

Music Editor

T Viswalingam

Grip

Bill Voigtlander

Adr Editor

Dan S Walden

Sound Editor

Julian Wall

Assistant Director

Donna Drury Wee

Hair Assistant

Donna Drury Wee

Makeup Assistant

Craig Weintraub

Assistant Editor

Merie Weismiller

Assistant

Bohdan Wenger

Special Effects

Bill Westley

Assistant Director

John W. Wheeler

Executive Editor

David Williams

Sound Editor

Agnes Wong

Other

Christina Wong

Makeup Assistant

Christina Wong

Hair Assistant

Larry Wong

Wardrobe Assistant

Ricky Yap

Production Assistant

Film Details

Also Known As
Adieu au roi, L', Goodbye to the King, Huvudjägarnas konung
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1989
Production Company
Suhaimi Ahmad
Distribution Company
Orion Pictures
Location
Borneo

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 57m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video September 28, 1989

Released in United States Spring March 3, 1989

Began shooting August 24, 1987.

Completed shooting November 15, 1987.

Released in United States Spring March 3, 1989

Released in United States on Video September 28, 1989