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King Rat

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[[Performer~P85205~James Clavell~jamesclavell]] incorporated a few of his own experiences as a British POW in his novel King Rat. [[Performer~P90113~Bryan Forbes~bryanforbes]]' film version stars [[Performer~P64316~George Segal~georgesegal]] as the mastermind of all black market operations in a Japanese prison camp. He is called "King Rat" because of his breeding of rodents to serve as food for his emaciated fellow prisoners; the nickname also alludes to [[Performer~P64316~Segal~georgesegal]]'s shifty...more

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