MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 3,089 this week

All the King's Men (1999)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Mystery | War  -  20 February 2000 (USA)
7.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.1/10 from 627 users  
Reviews: 12 user | 1 critic

Feature-length drama about the mystery of Sandringham Company, which disappeared in action at Gallipoli in 1915. Commanded by Captain Frank Beck, their estate manager, the men advanced into... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

, (novel)
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 100 titles
created 04 Jun 2011
 
a list of 45 titles
created 14 Aug 2011
 
a list of 29 titles
created 24 Oct 2011
 
a list of 30 titles
created 15 Oct 2013
 
a list of 780 titles
created 9 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: All the King's Men (TV Movie 1999)

All the King's Men (TV Movie 1999) on IMDb 7.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of All the King's Men.
1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

War | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

In 1917 when the British forces are bogged down in front of the Turkish and German lines in Palestine they rely on the Australian light horse regiment to break the deadlock.

Director: Simon Wincer
Stars: Peter Phelps, Nick Waters, John Larking
The Lost Battalion (TV Movie 2001)
Action | Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Fact-based war drama about an American battalion of over 500 men which gets trapped behind enemy lines in the Argonne Forest in October 1918 France during the closing weeks of World War I.

Director: Russell Mulcahy
Stars: Ricky Schroder, Phil McKee, Jamie Harris
Drama | History | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

In 1920s Ireland, an elderly couple reside over a tired country estate. Living with them are their high-spirited niece, their Oxford student nephew, and married house guests, who are trying... See full summary »

Director: Deborah Warner
Stars: Michael Gambon, Tom Hickey, Keeley Hawes
Lily in Love (1984)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Broadway star Fitzroy Wynn is thrilled when his wife Lily writes a new script with a brilliant lead role. While ego-centric Fitz thinks himself perfect for the role, Lily dashes his hopes ... See full summary »

Director: Károly Makk
Stars: Christopher Plummer, Maggie Smith, Elke Sommer
My House in Umbria (TV Movie 2003)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

An unlikely group of people find solace and friendship after being thrown together in the wake of a terrorist attack.

Director: Richard Loncraine
Stars: Maggie Smith, Ronnie Barker, Chris Cooper
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The rise and fall of a corrupt politician, who makes his friends richer and retains power by dint of a populist appeal.

Director: Robert Rossen
Stars: Broderick Crawford, John Ireland, Joanne Dru
Haber (2008)
Short | Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

In 1914, Fritz Haber is Germany's greatest chemist. His Nobel prize-winning synthetic fertilizers have saved the world from mass starvation. But as World War I breaks out across Europe, ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Ragussis
Stars: Christian Berkel, Juliane Köhler, Wolf Kahler
Capturing Mary (TV Movie 2007)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A young man ushers an older woman into a dark exploration of her past - back to the time when, as a young girl, she met a stranger who affected her life forever.

Director: Stephen Poliakoff
Stars: Maggie Smith, Ruth Wilson, David Walliams
The Trench (1999)
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A story about a group of soldiers' last days before the battle of the Somme in 1916, showing the conditions in the trenches during World War 1 and taking you into the minds of the soldiers.

Director: William Boyd
Stars: Paul Nicholls, Daniel Craig, Julian Rhind-Tutt
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Based on the Robert Penn Warren novel. The life of populist Southerner Willie Stark, a political creature loosely based on Governor Huey Long of Louisiana.

Director: Steven Zaillian
Stars: Sean Penn, Jude Law, Kate Winslet
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Catherine Sloper has found the man of her dreams in Morris Townsend, but her plans to marry him are strongly opposed by her father, who believes Townsend is only interested in his daughter ... See full summary »

Director: Agnieszka Holland
Stars: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Albert Finney, Maggie Smith
Captain Conan (1996)
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Bulgaria near the end of World War I: Conan, warrior and wolf, leads a band of 50 ruthless French fighters who love hand-to-hand combat. Their motto: "We forgot to take prisoners, Captain."... See full summary »

Director: Bertrand Tavernier
Stars: Philippe Torreton, Samuel Le Bihan, Bernard Le Coq
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Capt. Frank Beck
...
...
Sgt. Ted Grimes
...
Lady Frances
...
2nd Lt. Frederick Radley
...
Pvt. Will Needham
Ed Waters ...
Cpl. Herbert Batterbee
...
Pvt. Chad Batterbee
...
Pvt. Davy Croft
Eamon Boland ...
Arthur Beck
Jo Stone-Fewings ...
Lt. Alec Beck
...
2nd Lt. Evelyn Beck
David Troughton ...
Emma Cunniffe ...
Peggy Batterbee
Adam Kotz ...
Oswald Yeoman
Edit

Storyline

Feature-length drama about the mystery of Sandringham Company, which disappeared in action at Gallipoli in 1915. Commanded by Captain Frank Beck, their estate manager, the men advanced into battle, were enveloped in a strange mist and never seen again. Written by Martin Pollard

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Mystery | War

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

20 February 2000 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Todos os Homens do Rei  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

When the Turkish Officer hands Beck's watch to the Rev Pierpoint Edwards, the watch still has the chain attached. When Pierpoint Edwards hands the watch to Queen Alexandra the chain is missing. See more »

Soundtracks

It's a Long Way to Tipperary
(uncredited)
Written by Jack Judge and Harry Williams
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
BBC's "Saving Private Ryan"
27 February 2000 | by (Norwood, NJ) – See all my reviews

Surprisingly graphic for British TV, this is the wrenching story of a rifle company composed of estate workers from the King's country home at Sandringham, a sort of perfect Camelot from which men go forth to be slaughtered in World War I. Don't look too hard at the mystery of what happened to this unit, which apparently disappeared into the hell of battle at Gallipoli. More important is the metaphor of the illusion of war-worn "glory" hitting the rerality of modern battle. In much the same way that an egg hits a sidewalk.


13 of 17 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
It is a miracle ozkanyilmaz61
Discuss All the King's Men (1999) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?