About the film
Release Date: May 12, 1993
|Genres||:||War, Action, Adventure, History, TV Movie|
|Production Companies||:||Central, Picture Palace, Celtic Films Entertainment|
|Writers||:||Eoghan Harris, Bernard Cornwell|
Sharpe is a Captain saddled with the South Essex, a battalion run by incompetents and filled with soldiers who have never been in battle. When the South Essex loses its colours (its regimental flag), Sharpe vows to save the honor of the regiment by capturing a French Imperial standard: an eagle.