The Prince and the Pauper 1978
The Prince and the Pauper ★★½ Crossed Swords 1978 (PG)
Remake of the 1937 Errol Flynn film employing lavish sets and a tongueincheek attitude among the allstar cast, who occasionally wander adrift when the director stops for tea. When an English prince and a pauper discover that they have identical appearances, they decide to trade places with each other. From Mark Twain's classic. 113m/C VHS, DVD . GB Oliver Reed, Raquel Welch, Mark Lester, Ernest Borgnine, George C. Scott, Rex Harrison, Charlton Heston, Sybil Danning; D: Richard Fleischer; W: Berta Dominguez, George MacDonald Fraser, Pierre Spengler; C: Jack Cardiff; M: Maurice Jarre.