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The Madness of King George

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Based on [[Performer~P81399~Alan Bennett~alanbennett]]'s acclaimed play The Madness of George III, The Madness of King George takes a dark-humored look at the mental decline of King George III of England. The film's story begins nearly three decades into George's reign, in 1788, as the unstable king ([[Performer~P31147~Nigel Hawthorne~nigelhawthorne]], reprising his stage role) begins to show signs of increasing dementia, from violent fits of foul language to bouts of forgetfulness. This weakness seems...more

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