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Nearly a King (1916)

A crown prince doesn't want to marry a foreign princess, so he asks an actor to take his place.

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William H. Clifford (story)

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Cast

Cast overview:
John Barrymore ... Jack Merriwell, Prince of Bulwana
Katherine Corri Harris Katherine Corri Harris ... The Princess (as Katherine Harris)
Russell Bassett ... Regent of Okam
Beatrice Prentice Beatrice Prentice ... Marya
Martin Alsop ... Grant Mason
Fred McGuirk Fred McGuirk ... Olaf
Adolphe Menjou ... Baron
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A crown prince doesn't want to marry a foreign princess, so he asks an actor to take his place.

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Genres:

Romance | Comedy

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 January 1916 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Roi malgré lui See more »

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Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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