The four feathers


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Physical Desc
1 videodisc (115 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
9781604654905, 1604654902


General Note
Adapted from the novel by A. E. W. Masons.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1939.
General Note
Special features: Commentary by film historian Charles Drazin; Interview with David Korda, son of Zoltán Korda; "A day at Denham" 1939 short film with footage of Korda on the set of The four feathers; Theatrical trailer. Booklet: "Breaking the British square" essay by Michael Sragow.
Creation/Production Credits
Cinematographers, Georges Périnal, Osmond Borradaile ; film editor, Henry Cornelius ; musical score, Miklós Rózsa ; musical director, Muir Mathieson ; additional dialogue by Lajos Biro and Arthur Wimperis ; settings, Vincent Korda ; costumes, Godfrey Brennan, Rene Hubert.
John Clements, Ralph Richardson, C. Aubrey Smith, June Duprez, Allan Jeayes, Jack Allen, Donald Gray, Frederick Culley, Clive Baxter, Robert Rendel, Archibald Batty, Derek Elphinstone, Hal Walters, Norman Pierce, Henry Oscar, John Laurie, Amid Taftazani.
Set at the end of the nineteenth century. With cannon fire igniting the North African skies, the British cavalry charges into battle to capture the strategic city of Khartoum. In the midst of the devastating carnage, a horrified officer resigns from his post. But he soon finds his shame is greater than his fear, and he returns to save his honor and the friends he betrayed at any cost.
Target Audience
Not rated.
System Details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; 1.37:1 aspect ratio; Dolby digital mono.
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Korda, Z., Korda, A., Sherriff, R. C. 1., Biró, L., Wimperis, A., Périnal, G., Borradaile, O., Cornelius, H., Rózsa, M., Mathieson, M., Korda, V., Clements, J., Richardson, R., Smith, C. A. 1., Duprez, J., Jeayes, A., Allen, J., Gray, D., Culley, F., Baxter, C., Rendel, R., Batty, A. 1., Elphinstone, D., Walters, H., Pierce, N., Oscar, H., Laurie, J., Taftazani, A., & Mason, A. E. W. 1. (2011). The four feathers . The Criterion Collection : Janus Films.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Zoltan Korda et al.. 2011. The Four Feathers. [New York]: The Criterion Collection : Janus Films.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Zoltan Korda et al.. The Four Feathers [New York]: The Criterion Collection : Janus Films, 2011.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Korda, Zoltan, et al. The Four Feathers The Criterion Collection : Janus Films, 2011.

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