All the King's Men

All the King's Men
  • 2006
  • Germany / US
  • 2h 7min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Steven Zaillian
  • Written by: Steven Zaillian, Robert Penn Warren
  • Cast: Sean Penn, Jude Law, Kate Winslet, James Gandolfini, Mark Ruffalo, Patricia Clarkson, Jackie Earle Haley, Anthony Hopkins, Thomas Falterman
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A new adaptation of Robert Penn Warren's novel, inspired by corrupt Louisiana governor and Senator Huey 'Kingfish' Long, which fails to live up to Robert Rossen's 1949 adaptation. With unconvincing turns from Penn and Law, the only point of interest is that it was one of the last movies shot in New Orleans before Hurricane Katrina.

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All the King's Men

17 Oct 20062 stars

Sean Penn steps into Broderick Crawford’s Oscar winning shoes in a new adaptation of Robert Penn Warren’s novel, which was inspired by the infamous Louisiana governor and Senator Huey ‘Kingfish’ Long: a politician so mired in corruption and greed that…

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