King's Rhapsody (film)
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1955 Theatrical Poster
|Directed by||Herbert Wilcox|
|Produced by||Herbert Wilcox|
|Based on||musical by Ivor Novello|
|Box office||£90,884 (UK)|
- Anna Neagle – Marta Karillos
- Errol Flynn – Richard, King of Laurentia
- Patrice Wymore – Princess Cristiane
- Martita Hunt – Queen Mother
- Finlay Currie – King Paul
- Francis De Wolff – The Prime Minister
- Joan Benham – Countess Astrid
- Reginald Tate – King Peter
- Miles Malleson – Jules
- Edmund Hockridge – The Serenader
- The film was the first of what was meant to be a six-film deal over three years worth £2,500,000. The intention was that Flynn and Neagle would form a team along the lines of Michael Wilding and Anna Neagle, starting with The White Witch of Rose Hall in Jamaica. However this was the last movie they made together.
- Released on VHS home video; not available on DVD
The film was a flop at the box office.
- Vincent Porter, 'The Robert Clark Account', Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television, Vol 20 No 4, 2000 p506
- "Errol Flynn's Big Film Deal.". The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) (NSW: National Library of Australia). 15 October 1954. p. 3. Retrieved 7 July 2012.
- "FINCH'S BIG CHANCE IN U.K. FILM.". Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) (Perth, WA: National Library of Australia). 16 January 1955. p. 38. Retrieved 7 July 2012.
- Tony Thomas, Rudy Behlmer & Clifford McCarty, The Films of Errol Flynn, Citadel Press, 1969 p 206
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