Breaker Morant (1980)
poster Breaker Morant
IMDb Rating:
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7.8/10 (11700 votes)

Country:Australia, 107 minutes

Spoken Languages:English

Genre(s):Drama, War, History

Director(s):Bruce Beresford

Video Codec:Unknown

Number: 2617

Storyline:
During the Boer War, three Australian lieutenants are on trial for shooting Boer prisoners. Though they acted under orders, they are being used as scapegoats by the General Staff, who hopes to distance themselves from the irregular practices of the war. The trial does not progress as smoothly as expected by the General Staff, as the defence puts up a strong fight in the courtroom.

Cast:
Edward Woodward (as Harry 'Breaker' Morant), Jack Thompson (as Major J.F. Thomas), John Waters (as Cpt. Alfred Taylor), Bryan Brown (as Lt. Peter Handcock), Charles 'Bud' Tingwell (as Lt. Col. Denny)

Medium: Unknown,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1