Video Release: October 11, 2011
Rating: Not Rated
Studio: Criterion Collection
- Runtime: 115 minutes
- NTSC (Canada and USA)
- Originally in English
At the request of his elderly mother, an army officer resigns his commission on the eve of Britain's Sudan campaign. His fiancee and three friends send him four white feathers as a sign that they believe him a coward. The soldier, incognito, embarks on a dangerous quest to save the lives of his former comrades in order to prove his bravery and heroism.
When a man's friends and lover think he's a coward, he heads for the distant war in Egypt to redeem himself. An adventure classic with a stunning cast. Academy Award Nominations: Best Color Cinematography.
Filmed on location in Africa.
Variety listed the running time as 130 minutes.