The Lives of a Bengal Lancer
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The Lives of a Bengal Lancer
Gary Cooper stars in this rousing adventure saga of three British officers of the 41st Regiment of Bengal Lancers of India. The story begins as Lt. McGregor (Gary Cooper) accepts two new officers to his company -- the brash Lt. Fortesque (Franchot Tone) and Lt. Stone (Richard Cromwell), the son of the garrison's commander, Col. Stone (Guy Standing). In an effort not to show favoritism, Stone's father barely acknowledges his son during a parade of the new officers. Lt. Stone resents this treatment by his father and becomes embittered at both his dad and the British army. McGregor is… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"One of the most exciting action-adventures of the 1930s (perhaps of all time), catapulting Gary Cooper to major stardom."
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
"A rousing adventure story in the Kiplingesque fashion."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Pretty good, but it should have been great."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
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