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The King and I
Uniform Title:
King and I (Motion picture)
50th anniversary ed.
Publication Information:
Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2006.
Physical Description:
2 videodiscs (ca. 133 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
DVD format ; NTSC, region 1; (disc 1) anamorphic widescreen (2.55:1, letterbox) presentation ; (disc 1) Dolby Digital 5.0 surround, Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono., dual layer; (disc 2) Dolby Digital mono., dual layer.

From the musical play based on "Anna and the King of Siam," by Margaret Landon.

Originally produced as a motion picture in 1956.

Issued also as part of the Rodgers & Hammerstein collection.

Special features: Disc 1: audio commentary by Richard Barrios and Michael Portantiere; exclusive isolated musical score; songs-only option; singalong karaoke subtitles (English) ; Disc 2: "Anna and the King" TV pilot with commentary by Samantha Eggar; featurettes: "Something wonderful: the story of 'The King and I'"; "The Kings of Broadway"; "The King of the big screen"; "'The King and I' stage version"; "'The King and I' the Royal archives"; "Restoring CinemaScopeƠ 55"; vintage stage excerpts: songs "Getting to know you" and "A puzzlement" performed by Broadway stars Patricia Morison and Yul Brynner; stills and audio from deleted number: "Shall I tell you what I think of you?" performed by Deborah Kerr and Marni Nixon; Fox Movietone News including charity premiere and Yul Brynner Oscar clip.
An English governess is hired to teach the King of Siam's children, but challenges the country's traditions during her work.
Reading Level:
MPAA rating: G.
Added Title:
Rodgers & Hammerstein collection.


Material Type
Call Number
Digital Video Disc (DVD) King (1956)

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