The Charge of the Light Brigade

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Stars: Trevor Howard, Vanessa Redgrave, John Gielgud

An army officer deliberately starts the Balaclava charge to even an old score with Surat Khan, who’s on the other side. 1960s version, even further historically embellished

Cast (15)

British actor Trevor Howard smokes a cigarette.  Howard is dressed in a herringbone jacket and tie
Lord Cardigan
Vanessa Redgrave
Clarissa
British actor, John Gielgud, a GB star
Lord Raglan
Harry Andrews
Lord Lucan
Jill Bennett
Mrs Duberly
David Hemmings
Captain Nolan
Ben Aris
Lt. Maxse
Micky Baker
Trooper Metcalfe
Peter Bowles
Paymaster Capt Duberly
Leo Britt
General Scarlett
Mark Burns
Captain Morris
John J Carney
Trooper Mitchell
Helen Cherry
Lady Scarlett
Chris Chittell
Trooper
Ambrose Coghill
Lt Col Douglas
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Director

Tony Richardson

Writer

(screenplay)
(additional source material "The Reason Why")

Film Footage

Colour

Released

1968

Production Company


Woodfall Film Productions