I Served The King of England

I Served The King of England Release Date: August 29, 2008

In the movie “I Served The King of England,” a busboy with an inferiority complex and a driving ambition to become a millionaire, quickly rises to become a head waiter, but the respect he craves continues to allude him. When he marries a Nazi gym teacher, the Czechs despise him even more, while the Germans barely tolerate him. Rare stamps taken from wealthy Jews make his dream come true after the war, but his first-class hotel is soon nationalized by the Communists and he ends his life in poverty and isolation.The movie “I Served The King of England” is based on the novel by Bohumil Hrabal.

Genres: ComedyDramaRomanceWar
Directed By: Jirí Menzel
Runtime: 120 minutes
Studio: Sony Classics
Total Box Office: 617.4 TH
MPAA Rating R