PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Drama
A British officer resigns his post just before battle and subsequently receives four white feathers from his friends and fiancee as symbols of what they believe to be his cowardice.
Jude Law was the original choice for the role of Harry Feversham.
By 1884 over a quarter of the earth's surface had been conquered by the British Army. There was no greater honor for a young man than to fight for Queen and Country. Those that refused the call to arms brought shame and humiliation on their friends ...
The battle of Abu Klea was a British victory.
After being rated R by the MPAA the film was cut for a more commercial PG-13 certification.
$6,857,879 22 September 2002