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Movies @Columbus Library Presents: The Madness of King George ( 1994)


April 25, 2013

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 Starring: Nigel Hawthorne, Helen Mirren & Ian Holm

Directed by: Nicholas Hytner

Samuel Godwyn, Rated PG; 107 minutes; 1994

This film is based on the real life episode of dementia experienced by George III. As his irrational behavior increased, royal and political back stabbing increased which threatened the status of his office.  


Adapted by Alan Bennet from his play " The Madness of George III" Awarded the 1194 Academy asward for the Best Art Direction.