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by ANTHONY HOPE dramatised in six episodes by JAMES ANDREW HALL
Malcolm Sinclair as Rudolf Rassendyll/King Rudolf
1: An impulsive visit to
Ruritania at coronation time makes a dramatic change in the carefree life of Rudolf Rassendyll, a wealthy and aristocratic young Englishman.
The Rassendylls have a very unusual family relationship with the ruling house of Ruritania. With greatness suddenly thrust upon him, Rudolf must face an extraordinary and dangerous challenge.
Anthony Hope's fast-moving story of royal romance and political intrigue has been a much-loved bestseller from the day it was first published.
Music composed and conducted by PAUL LEWIS
Costume designer KEN TREW Script editor TERRANCE DICKS Designer PAUL JOEL
Producer BARRY LETTS
Director LEONARD LEWIS
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