King of the Hill

  • Drama
  • History

Based on the Depression-era bildungsroman memoir of writer A. E. Hotchner, the film follows the story of a boy struggling to survive on his own in a hotel in St. Louis after his mother is committed to a sanatorium with tuberculosis. His father, a German immigrant and traveling salesman working for the Hamilton Watch Company, is off on long trips from which the boy cannot be certain he will return.


Jeroen KrabbéMr. Kurlander
Lisa EichhornMrs. Kurlander
Karen AllenMiss Mathey
Spalding GrayMr. Mungo
Elizabeth McGovernLydia
Adrien BrodyLester

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