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Storm Over the Nile (1955)

A CinemaScope remake of "The Four Feathers"

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Resigning his commission on the eve of his unit's deployment against Egyptian rebels, a British officer seeks to redeem his cowardice by secretly aiding his former comrades - disguised as ... See full summary »

Director: Zoltan Korda
Stars: John Clements, Ralph Richardson, C. Aubrey Smith
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Harry Faversham
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John Durrance
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General Burroughs
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Mary Burroughs
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Peter Burroughs
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Tom Willoughby
Jack Lambert ...
Colonel
Raymond Francis ...
Colonel's Aide
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Dr. Sutton
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General Faversham
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Dr. Harraz
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Karaga Pasha
John Wynn ...
Sergeant (as John Wynne)
Avis Scott ...
Sergeant's Wife
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Native Spy
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A CinemaScope remake of "The Four Feathers"

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22 June 1956 (USA)  »

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Reused a great deal of stock footage from The Four Feathers (1939), including the entire final battle sequence. See more »

Crazy Credits

Opening credits prologue: In 1885 the rebellious army of dervishes enslaved and killed many thousands of defenceless natives in the Sudan. Then laid siege to Khartoum. The scanty garrison's heroic commander, General Gordon appealed for help from England - but no help reached him. See more »

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Remake of The Four Feathers (1939) See more »

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Why did the Korda's bother?
3 October 2002 | by (Portland, ME) – See all my reviews

A tepid remake of their spectacular 1939 version, one wonders what the Korda's where thinking. Indeed much of the location footage is recycled directly from the 1939 film including the whole final battle, aside from some closeups of the 1955 actors. Mildly entertaining, but the 1939 version is better, much much better.


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