Kungen kommer

Kungen kommer is a 1936 Swedish comedy film directed by Ragnar Hyltén-Cavallius. It starrs Gösta Ekman, Birgit Tengroth, Åke Ohberg, Tollie Zellman and Håkan Westergren.

Kungen kommer
Directed byRagnar Hyltén-Cavallius
Written by
Screenplay byRagnar Hyltén-Cavallius
Based onDer Gauklerkönig
by Jean Gilbert
Starring
Music byGunnar Johansson
Distributed byAB Svensk Filmindustri
Release date
  • 23 March 1936 (1936-03-23) (Sweden)
Running time
81 minutes
CountrySweden
LanguageSwedish

PlotEdit

It is the year of 1865 and the Löwencreutz family are expecting a very prominent visitor, King Charles XV is coming to stay. However Carl Henrik von Grimm reads a telegram stating that the King is in fact cancelling his visit.

At the theatre that night Grimm notices the actor Leonard Petterson who happens to resemble the king a great deal. This gives Grimm an idea that could work in his favour. Can he hire the actor to play the King and get away with it?

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