Sharpe is tasked to protect the most important spy in Lord Wellington's network, but domestic issues, a traumatized young girl, and possible French spies all threaten his success.
Did You Know?
In the novel of the same name, Sharpe fights at the famous Battle of Salamanca. In the film, the setting is changed to a key fortress in a town called Villafranca. In reality, there was a town of that name in Spain that saw action during the Peninsular war, but much earlier and without British involvement. See more
[asked why he, an Irishman, spies on the French for the British
I think the theological reasoning would bore you, Sharpe...
Follows Sharpe's Company
Over the Hills and Far Away
Lyrics adapted by John Tams
Performed by John Tams See more