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The Four Feathers (2011, original release: 1939)


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Published: [United States] : The Criterion Collection, 2011
Series: Criterion collection
Edition:  Special edition
Description:  1 videodisc (115 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 9781604654905, 1604654902, 6314424615 :,
Language:  English

Adapted from the novel by A. E. W. Masons

Originally released as a motion picture in 1939

Special features: audio commentary by Charles Drazin ; video interview with David Korda, son of Zoltán Korda ; A day at Denham, 1939 short film with footage of Korda on the set of The four feathers

Ralph Richardson, Allan Jeayes, C. Aubrey Smith, John Clements

Adaptation of A.E.W. Mason's classic 1902 adventure novel about the British Empires exploits in Africa, and a crowning achievement of Alexander Kordas legendary production company, London Films. Set at the end of the nineteenth century, follows the travails of a young officer accused of cowardice after he resigns his post on the eve of a major deployment to Khartoum; he must fight to redeem himself in the eyes of his fellow officers

Not rated

DVD; NTSC, region 1; Mono

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Additional Credits:
Richardson, Ralph, Sir, 1902-1983.
Jeayes, Allan, 1885-1963.
Smith, C. Aubrey 1863-1948. (Charles Aubrey),
Clements, John, Sir, 1910-1988.
Korda, Zoltan, 1895-1961, director
Korda, Alexander, Sir, 1893-1956, producer
Sherriff, R. C. 1896-1975, author of screenplay (Robert Cedric),
Mason, A. E. W. 1865-1948. (Alfred Edward Woodley),
Criterion Collection (Firm)

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