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The Man Who Would Be King


Released 1975 Rating PG in UK
Director John Huston Writer/s John Huston, Gladys King
Starring Sean Connery, Michael Caine, Christopher Plummer, Saeed Jaffrey, Shakira Caine,
Source of story A Rudyard Kipling short story
Elevator Pitch Two British warrant officers from the Indian Army hike over the Himalayas to countries where they can use their military skills for personal gain, but things go downhill when one of them is hailed as a god.
Content Some violence with edged weapons – not explicit. Very limited nudity, again not explicit.
A View This is a fantastic film in which Connery and Caine are great, maybe their best performances ever. If you come cross it watch it!

About Victor R Gibson

Author of this site three technical books and two novels



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