Overview

A chronicle of events that led to the British involvement in the Crimean War against Russia and which led to the siege of Sevastopol and the fierce Battle of Balaclava on October 25, 1854 which climaxed with the heroic, but near-disastrous calvary charge made by the British Light Brigade against a Russian artillery battery in a small valley which resulted in the near-destruction of the brigade due to error of judgement and rash planning on part by the inept British commanders.

  1. Charles Wood

    Writer

  2. Tony Richardson

    Director

  3. John Osborne

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Trevor Howard

    Trevor Howard

    Lord Cardigan

  2. Vanessa Redgrave

    Vanessa Redgrave

    Mrs Clarissa Morris

  3. John Gielgud

    John Gielgud

    Lord Raglan

  4. Harry Andrews

    Harry Andrews

    Lord Lucan

  5. Jill Bennett

    Jill Bennett

    Mrs. Fanny Duberly

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The Charge of the Light Brigade
The Charge of the Light Brigade

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  • October 11, 1968
    PG-13
    Theatrical

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    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 19m

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