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King of the Hill

Director: Steven Soderbergh

Genre: Drama

Year: 1993

Running time: 103 minutes

Territory: International

Studio: Universal

Cast: Jesse Bradford, Jeroen Krabbé, Lisa Eichhorn

Language options: Dialogue - EN

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 enters 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.


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