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Time Out says

A monumentally hamfisted movie set in 1901 South Africa, when the British under Kitchener were fighting the insurgent Boers. A neurotic, Sandhurst-starched captain (Ridley) obsessively tries to hunt down an elusive guerilla general. With him go a brooding Afrikaaner scout, the Observer correspondent who shudders at the notion of 'participation', and two gin-swilling, recalcitrant privates. In addition to their hysterically wooden performances, an insulting script, misuse of location, and extremely laborious pace make this a must to avoid.
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Release Details

  • Duration:81 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Howard Rennie
  • Cast:
    • Giles Ridley
    • George Jackson
    • Ivor Kissin
    • Victor Melleney
    • Ian Yule
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