Danny Kaye plays kind-hearted entertainer Hawkins who disguises himself as the legendary king of jesters, Giacomo. Hawkins infiltrates the court of the evil villain Basil Rathbone, but when a sorceress hypnotizes him, royal chaos ensues.

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4.5 out of 5
37 Ratings

37 Ratings

96% TOMATOMETER

Critics Consensus: A witty spoof of medieval swashbuckler movies, The Court Jester showcases Danny Kaye at his nimble, tongue-twisting best.

6+ COMMON SENSE

Terrific family fun.

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Studio
Paramount
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Languages

Primary
English (Stereo)
Additional

Dutch (Subtitles), French (Subtitles, Stereo), German (Subtitles)

Accessibility

CC
Closed captions (CC) refer to subtitles in the available language with the addition of relevant non-dialogue information.

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