About the film
revolution communist television satire salesman black and white king
A King in New York
Release Date: September 12, 1957
|Slogan||:||«The King of Comedians!»|
|Production Companies||:||Charles Chaplin Productions|
Due to a revolution in his country, King Shahdov comes to New York—almost broke. To get some money, he makes TV commercials, where he meets a child who has communist parents. Because of this meeting, he's immediately suspected of being a communist—and gets caught up in the McCarthy's hearings.