About the film
portugal based on novel or book napoleonic wars british soldier 19th century
Release Date: June 01, 1994
|Genres||:||War, History, Action, Adventure, TV Movie|
|Production Companies||:||ITV Central, Picture Palace, Celtic Films Entertainment|
|Writers||:||Eoghan Harris, Bernard Cornwell|
Portugal 1813. A band of deserters, including Sharpe's old enemy, Obadiah Hakeswill, have captured two women, one the wife of a high-ranking English officer, and are holding them hostage for ransom. Sharpe is given the 60th Rifles and a Rocket troop, as well as his majority to rescue the women. But while Sharpe may be able to deal with his old enemy, he has yet to face a newer threat, the French Major Pierre Ducos.