The Sword in the Stone

Wolfgang Reitherman, United States, 1963

76 min.FeatureAnimation

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Original title The Sword in the Stone
Danish title Da kongen var knægt
Other titles Sværdet i stenen
Director Wolfgang Reitherman
Screenplay Bill Peet
Based on Efter T.H. Whites bog "The Once and Future King" fra 1938.
Editor Donald Halliday
Composer George Bruns
Production designer Ken Anderson
Production country United States
Domestic distribution Columbia-Fox, Gloria-Film
Technical info 35 mm, 1,33:1, Technicolor
Danish theatrical release 26.12.1964
Cinemas Metropol (Strøget)
TV release 17.06.1994, DR
Danish rating Allowed for all
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Production company Walt Disney Productions
Domestic distribution Columbia-Fox, Gloria-Film


Direction Wolfgang Reitherman
Danish version Nicolai Lichtenberg


Script Bill Peet


Editing Donald Halliday


Music George Bruns
Musical arrangement Franklyn Marks
Lyrics Richard M. Sherman
Lyrics Robert B. Sherman
Singing Poul Bundgaard

Production design

Production design Ken Anderson


Wart (org.version) Rickie Sorensen
Merlin (org.version) Karl Swenson
Archimedes (org.version) Junius Matthews
Madam Mim Marguerite Viby
Uglen Ove Sprogøe
Sir Hector Karl Stegger
Sir Hectors søn Morten Grunwald
Sir Pelinore Christian Arhoff
Kokkepigen Jessie Rindom
Arthur Ole Agersnap
Merlin Helge Kjærulff-Schmidt


Narrator Poul Reichhardt

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