About the film
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The Prisoner of Zenda
Release Date: September 11, 1922
|Production Companies||:||Metro Pictures Corporation|
|Writers||:||Anthony Hope, Mary O'Hara|
A kingdom's ascending heir, marked for assassination, switches identities with a lookalike, who takes his place at the coronation. When the real king is kidnapped, his followers try to find him, while the stand-in falls in love with the king's intended bride, the beautiful Princess Flavia.