Ubu Roi

(1965)
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Overview

Based on Alfredy Jarrry's 1896 play about a greedy, overweight, selfish dude named Pere Ubu. The story follows Ubu on his journey to overthrow the current ruler and become King of Poland. Along the way he betrays many of his followers, taxes the civilians to an unreasonable degree and eventually slaughters everyone. Along his side, is the equally crude but somehow more likable Mere Ubu, who's like a foul mouthed Lady Macbeth.

  1. Jean-Christophe Averty

    Director

  2. Alfred Jarry

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Jean Bouise

    Jean Bouise

  2. Rosy Varte

    Rosy Varte

  3. Hubert Deschamps

    Hubert Deschamps

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Ubu Roi

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Status Released

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  • September 20, 1965
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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 35m

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