One of the all-time great adventure films. THE FOUR FEATHERS is based on the 1902 tale of cowardice and courage by A.E.W. Mason, filmed at least six times but never as well as in this marvelous production.
The tale of empire, battle, and redemption begins when Harry Faversham (Clements), the son of a brigadier general, refuses to follow family tradition and join the army, choosing instead to settle down and wed Ethne Burroughs (Duprez). He resigns his commission just before his regiment leaves for
the 1898 Sudan campaign conducted by Lord Kitchener, and his friends--John Durrance (Richardson), Peter Burroughs (Gray), and Tom Willoughby (Allen)--present him three...