The Prisoner of Zenda

"OK"

The Prisoner of Zenda Review


This "classic" swashbuckling flick is really showing its age, though the story -- a kidnapped king needs a lookalike replacement -- is certainly timeless. Ronald Colman, as the titular prisoner, is no Errol Flynn, but he gives it the old college try. The romance, featuring Madeleine Carroll, is a real bust.


The Prisoner of Zenda

Facts and Figures

Run time: 101 mins

In Theaters: Friday 3rd September 1937

Production compaines: Selznick International Pictures

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 100%
Fresh: 8

IMDB: 7.8 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Producer: David O. Selznick

Starring: as Major Rudolf Rassendyll / The Prisoner of Zenda, as Princess Flavia, C. Aubrey Smith as Colonel Zapt, as Black Michael, as Antoinette de Mauban, as Captain Fritz von Tarlenheim, Douglas Fairbanks Jr. as Rupert of Hentzau, as Detchard


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