Set during British India 1857, Captain Clayboune (Rock Hudson) is faced with restoring his reputation after being harshly disciplined for disobeying orders.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
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Capt. Jeffrey Claybourne
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Vivian Morrow
Ursula Thiess ...
Latah
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Colonel Morrow
Arnold Moss ...
Rajah Karam
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Capt. Ronald Blaine (as Daniel O'Herlihy)
Harold Gordon ...
Hari Lal
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Sgt. Major Puran Singh
Leonard Strong ...
Mahindra
Shepard Menken ...
Bulbir
Sujata Rubener ...
Indian Dancer (as Sujata)
Asoka Rubener ...
Indian Dancer (as Asoka)
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Set during British India 1857, Captain Clayboune (Rock Hudson) is faced with restoring his reputation after being harshly disciplined for disobeying orders.

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6 November 1954 (USA)  »

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Gewehre für Bengali  »

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(Western Electric Recording)

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The cast includes three actors who would become icons in the Star Trek world. Arnold Moss would play "Anton Karidian" (The Conscience of the King - 1966) Torin Thatcher would play "Marplon" (The Return of the Archons - 1967) and Michael Ansara would have a recurring role as the Klingon "Kang" not only in "Star Trek" but also in "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" and in "Star Trek: Voyager" See more »

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Latah: A man belongs to those with whom he has eaten his first salt.
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Stirring Stuff*!
31 March 2000 | by (Maine, U.S.) – See all my reviews

A thoroughly enjoyable story. Rock Hudson is cashiered from the Regiment for disobeying a direct order, in order to save his men from slaughter. He is still loyal to the Raj and ultimately his loyalty to his men is returned to him in the last exciting action scene when India is in the throws of the Mutiny. Excellent action scenes and characterisations make this a movie well worth watching.


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