Charge of the Light Brigade
Charge of the Light Brigade (1936)

Of the many film versions of Alfred Lord Tennyson's narrative poem, 1936's Charge of the Light Brigade has the least relationship to the facts concerning the famous 19th century British military blunder in the Crimea. Reflecting the… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1936
DVD Release Date: March 27, 2007
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Critic Score: 83% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Emanuel Levy

Forget about historical accuracy: Michael Curtiz's version of the narrative poem, starring Errol Flynn, is fanciful, stirring (assistant director won Oscar), and entertaining.

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Steve Crum

Great Flynn, great action sequences, but pretty dated.

John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

...what a grand piece of filmmaking it is, and as a pure adventure yarn, it's hard to beat.

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Dennis Schwartz
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It climaxes in a rousing battle scene of the famous Light Brigade charge.

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Flixster Audience Score: 61% Flixster User Reviews
Phil Hubbs
One of Errol's early films in a time when shooting wild cats or even pretending to was seen as fine and displayed with glee. I was surprised how much of… More
Aj V
First of all, movies like these are super boring, and this one is no exception. Of course there is a good cast, but I wasn't impressed by any of their… More
jay nixon
A good entry for Errol and Olivia even if they are not paired romantically. Dodge City is still their best but this has well done action scenes and a fine… More