All the King's Men is a 1949 drama film based on the Robert Penn Warren novel of the same name. It was directed by Robert Rossen and starred Broderick Crawford in the role of Willie Stark. All The King's Men is the story of the rise of politician Willie Stark from a rural county seat to the governor's mansion. He first teaches himself law and becomes a lawyer, championing the local people and gaining popularity. He then decides to go into politics. Along the way he loses his innocence, and becomes as corrupt as the politicians he once fought against. The main story is a thinly disguised...
|Release date:||January 1950|
|Directed by:||Robert Rossen|
|Editor:||Al Clark, Robert Parrish|
|Music by:||George Duning, Louis Gruenberg|
|Screenplay by:||Robert Rossen|
|Adapted from:||All the King's Men|