|Deborah Kerr||Anna Leonowens|
|Yul Brynner||King Mongkut of Siam|
|Terry Saunders||Lady Thiang|
|Rex Thompson||Louis Leonowens|
|Carlos Rivas||Lun Tha|
|Patrick Adiarte||Prince Chulalongkorn|
In this film adaptation of the Rodgers & Hammerstein musical, widowed Welsh mother Anna Loenowens becomes a governess and English tutor to the wives and many children of the stubborn King Mongkut of Siam . Anna and the king have a clash of personalities as she works to teach the royal family about the English language, customs and etiquette, and rushes to prepare a party for a group of European diplomats who must change their opinions about the king.