"The Charge of the Light Brigade" quotes

The Charge of the Light Brigade poster
In 1854, during the Crimean War, poor planning leads to the British Light Brigade openly charging a Russian artillery position with tragic consequences.

Director: Tony Richardson
Writer: Charles Wood, Cecil Woodham-Smith, John Osborne
Production: N/A
Genre: drama, history, war
Year: 1968
MetaScore: N/A/100
ImdbRating: 6.6
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 11 Oct 1968
Awards: Nominated for 7 BAFTA 7 nominations total

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Cast

Lord Cardigan - Trevor Howard
Clarissa Morris - Vanessa Redgrave
Lord Raglan - John Gielgud
Lord Lucan - Harry Andrews
Mrs. Duberly - Jill Bennett
Capt. Lewis Nolan - David Hemmings
Lt. Maxse - Ben Aris
Trooper Metcalfe - Micky Baker
Paymaster Capt. Duberly - Peter Bowles
Gen. Scarlett - Leo Britt
Caplt. Morris - Mark Burns
Trooper Mitchell - John J. Carney
Lady Scarlett - Helen Cherry
Lt. Col. Douglas - Ambrose Coghill
Lt. Gen. Sir George Brown - Howard Marion-Crawford
Gen. Airey - Mark Dignam
Dying Highlander - Mick Dillon
Mogg - Riding Master - Alan Dobie
Marshall St. Arnaud - Georges Douking
Trooper - Clive Endersby
Quaker Preacher - Andrew Faulds
Trooper - Derek Fuke
Officer - Derek Gray
Lord Bingham - Richard Graydon
Officer - John Hallam
Singing Trooper - Ian Hanson
Mrs. Duberly's Maid - Barbara Hicks
Trumpeter Pridmore - Ben Howard
Mrs. Codrington - Rachel Kempson
William Russel - T.P. McKenna
Maj. Gen. Sir Colin Campbell - Michael Miller
Cornet Codrington - Roger Mutton
Mrs. Mitchell - Valerie Newman
R.S.M. - Roy Pattison
Capt. Featherstonhaugh - Corin Redgrave
R.S.M. Corbett - Norman Rossington
Indian Servant - Dino Shafeek
Sgt. Smith - John Trenaman
Capt. Charteris - Colin Vancao
'Macbeth' - Donald Wolfit
Cardigan's Valet - Peter Woodthorpe
Army Officer Awaiting Posting - Ernest Blyth
Guest at Ball - Pauline Chamberlain
Sir John Burgoyne - Stenson Falke
Soldier - Harry Fielder
Undetermined Secondary Role - Margaret Flint
Trooper - Bernard Foreman
Russian Prince - Laurence Harvey
Guest at the Ball - Jack Hetherington
Party Guest - Juba Kennerley
Officer - Cyril Kent
Officer - John More
Trooper - James Payne
Tramp - Dido Plumb
Undetermined Secondary Role - Joely Richardson
Flower Girl at Wedding - Natasha Richardson
Officer - Philip Stewart