Add this Event to Calendar 10/11/2022 02:00 PM 10/11/2022 02:00 PM Movies at Eastern Branch: The Prisoner of Zenda (1922) (NR)

Commemorating Monmouth County Library's 100th Birthday

The Prisoner of Zenda (1922) (NR)

In this silent film adaptation of Anthony Hope's classic 1894 novel, Rudolf Rassendyll (Lewis Stone) visits the small European country of Ruritania to see his distant cousin's coronation as king.  Rassendyll bears an unusual resemblance to the king, so when the ruler is poisoned and kidnapped, Rassendyll is forced to pose as the new monarch.  As he works with the ruler's men to discover who is behind the kidnapping, Rassendyll slowly falls in love with the king's fiancee. 

Director: Rex Ingram

Cast: Lewis Terry, Ramon Novarro, Barbara La Marr, Alice Terry

Adventure/Romance - 2 hours and 5 minutes.

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