The Prisoner of Zenda (1979)

Director
Richard Quine

Main cast
Peter Sellers; Stuart Wilson; Lynne Frederick; Elke Sommer; Gregory Sierra

Genres
Action, Adventure, Comedy

Description
Anthony Hope's classic tale gets a decidedly 'un-classic' treatment at the hands of Peter Sellers. Following the story somewhat, friends of the new King Rudolph of Ruritania fear for his life, and switch him with a look-a-like London cabby. Throw in two(!) lovely blondes, treachery, and a battle for life and honour, and enjoy life at its zaniest.


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