Main title from King Rat (1965) (6)

King Rat

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| Film | | B&W | Drama, War | 2h 14min
Stars: George Segal, Tom Courtenay, James Fox | Director: Bryan Forbes

In Singapore’s Changi Gaol during World War II, an American corporal lives more comfortably than the other prisoners by shabby dealings with the camp guards

Reviews (1)

Overlong but generally gripping character melodrama – ‘not a story of escape but of survival’. (Halliwell’s)

Cast (25)

George Segal
Corporal King
Tom Courtenay
Grey
James Fox
Marlowe
Patrick O’Neal
Max
Denholm Elliott
Lt Col GD Larkin
James Donald
Dr Kennedy
Todd Armstrong
Tex
British actor John Mills wears a jacket and tie
Smedley-Taylor
Gerald Sim
Jones
Leonard Rossiter
McCoy
John Standing
Daven
Alan Webb
Brant
John Ronane
Hawkins
Sam Reese
Kurt
Michael Lees
Stevens
Wright King
Brough
Hamilton Dyce
The Padre
Joe Turkel
Dino
John Merivale
Foster
Geoffrey Bayldon
Vexley
Reg Lye
Tinker Bell
Arthur Malet
Blakeley
Hedley Mattingly
Dr Prudhomme
Dale Ishimoto
Yoshima
John Levingston
Myner
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Director

Bryan Forbes

Producer

James Woolf

Writer

(based on a novel by)
(written for the screen by)
 

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Main title from King Rat (1965) (6)
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