Anna and the King Poster Image
Rated
PG-13
Runtime 148 min
Ratings
51% critics Rotten Tomatoes
64% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 14+ Common Sense Media
Genre Drama, History, Romance
Release 12/17/99
Actors Jodie Foster, Yun-Fat Chow, Bai Ling, Tom Felton
Directors Andy Tennant
This is the story of Anna Leonowens, the English schoolteacher who came to Siam in the 1860s to teach the children of King Mongkut. She becomes involved in his affairs, from the tragic plight of a young concubine to trying to forge an alliance with Britain to a war with Burma that is orchestrated by Britain. In the meantime, a subtle romance develops between them.
Genre Drama, History, Romance
Release 12/17/99
Actors Jodie Foster, Yun-Fat Chow, Bai Ling, Tom Felton
Directors Andy Tennant
This is the story of Anna Leonowens, the English schoolteacher who came to Siam in the 1860s to teach the children of King Mongkut. She becomes involved in his affairs, from the tragic plight of a young concubine to trying to forge an alliance with Britain to a war with Burma that is orchestrated by Britain. In the meantime, a subtle romance develops between them.