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The Lighthorsemen (1987)  link to The Lighthorsemen on IMDb  

Nummer: 1722

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7,0/10 (1324 Stimmen)

Land: Australia, 131 Minuten

Filmsprachen: Englisch

Genre: Drama, Krieg

Regisseur: Simon Wincer

Handlung:
Palestine, 1917. The British advance has been stopped by the Turkish line running from Gaza to Beersheba. The latest attack on Gaza has failed. The attacking forces included a regiment of Australian mounted infantry, the Light Horse... Lighthorseman Frank is wounded in a skirmish with Bedouin. He is replaced by a young soldier, Dave, who proves to be a crack shot, but reluctant to fire at the enemy. Dave proves himself during a German biplane attack. Recuperating in hospital, he meets a sympathetic nurse, Anne... The regiment is called upon for a bold flanking attack on Beersheba. But how do you convince the Turks the main attack will come at Gaza? And how do you attack across a desert without water?

Darsteller:

Peter Phelps Dave Mitchell
Shane Briant Reichert

Medium: Unbekannt,

Verliehen: Nein

Seitenformat: 2.35:1