"Khartoum" quotes

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In the Sudan, in 1884 to 1885, Egyptian forces led by British General Charles "Chinese" Gordon (Charlton Heston) defend Khartoum against an invading Muslim Army led by a religious fanatic, M... Read all

Director: Basil Dearden, Eliot Elisofon
Writer: Robert Ardrey
Production: Julian Blaustein Productions Ltd.
Year: 1966
MetaScore: N/A/100
ImdbRating: 6.8
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 15 Jun 1966
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 3 nominations total

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Cast

General Charles 'Chinese' Gordon - Charlton Heston
The Mahdi - Laurence Olivier
Colonel J.D.H. Stewart - Richard Johnson
William Gladstone - Ralph Richardson
Sir Evelyn Baring - Alexander Knox
Khaleel - Johnny Sekka
Lord Granville - Michael Hordern
Zobeir Pasha - Zia Mohyeddin
Sheikh Osman - Marne Maitland
General Wolseley - Nigel Green
Lord Hartington - Hugh Williams
Sir Charles Dilke - Ralph Michael
Khalifa Abdullah - Douglas Wilmer
Colonel William Hicks - Edward Underdown
Major Kitchener - Peter Arne
Awaan - Alan Tilvern
Soldier on Parade - Bill Brandon
Sheikh Abdul Rahim - Roger Delgado
Narrator - Leo Genn
The Dancer - Lisa Guiraut
Undetermined Secondary Role - David Lawton
Lord Northbrook - Ronald Leigh-Hunt
Bordeini Bey - Alec Mango
Giriagis Bey - George Pastell
Various Roles - Robert Rietty
Frank Power - Jerome Willis