It's a King

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It's a King
Directed by Jack Raymond
Produced by Herbert Wilcox
Written byPaul England
Claude Hulbert
Bert Lee
Jack Marks
R.P. Weston
Starring Sydney Howard
Joan Maude
Cecil Humphreys
Music by Lew Stone
Harris Weston
Cinematography Cyril Bristow
Freddie Young
Distributed by Woolf & Freedman Film Service
Release date
Running time
68 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
Language English

It's a King is a 1933 British comedy film directed by Jack Raymond and starring Sydney Howard, Joan Maude and Cecil Humphreys. [1] It was made at Elstree Studios by the producer Herbert Wilcox's British and Dominions company. [2]



Farce in which insurance agent Albert King is discovered to be the exact double of the king of Helgia, and even has his name in reverse (King Albert). Insurance man Albert enjoys a romance with a princess, before finally saving the King from assassination by anarchists.


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  1. "It's a King (1932)".
  2. Wood p.75