The Madness Of King George

1994, Movie, NR, 107 mins

Adapted by screenwriter Alan Bennett from his play, THE MADNESS OF KING GEORGE recounts a remarkable episode in the life of George III, who in 1788 experienced temporary insanity as a result of a metabolic imbalance known as porphyria. Despite an Oscar-nominated performance by Nigel Hawthorne, Bennett's theatrical triumph proves curiously flat on the screen.

England is in political turmoil: the unpopular King George III (Nigel Hawthorne) has antagonized his dissolute son, the Prince of Wales (Rupert Everett), while Prime Minister Pitt (Julian Wadham) is in the midst of a power struggle with Whig leader Fox (Jim Carter). Meanwhile, George's behavior is becomin...

Released: 1994 Rated: NR Length: 107 mins

Are You Watching?

The Madness Of King George
Loading ...

Where To Watch

The Madness Of King George
ONLINE
Where Price
iTunes$9.99
Amazon Instant Video$3.99
Amazon Instant Video$9.99
Amazon Instant Video$12.99
Amazon Instant Video$2.99
ON TV
Where When
Loading..
ON DEMAND
Where Availability
Availability dates vary by video service provider. Please check your On Demand menu.
ON DVD
Where Price
This movie is not yet available
on dvd.

The Madness Of King George Clips & Interviews view all

THE MADNESS OF KING GEORGE
The Madness Of King George
The Madness Of King George: 5/22/2008
Madness Of King George: 8/23/2007

more The Madness Of King George videos

TV GUIDE Users' Most Popular