The Battle is a 1934 Franco-British co-production English language drama film directed by Nicolas Farkas and Viktor Tourjansky, and starring Charles Boyer, Merle Oberon and John Loder. It was adapted from a novel by Claude Farrère. In 1904 during the Russo-Japanese War, a Japanese naval officer gets his wife to seduce a British atachee in order to gain secrets from him. Things begin to go wrong when she instead falls in love with him.
Forced by her husband to love another man...to exchange her kisses for naval secrets!
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Annabella replaced Merle Oberon in the French language version, "La Bataille," even though Oberon spoke French. Charles Boyer, however, repeated his role in the Gallic version. See more
Alternate-language version of La bataille