About

Norfolk, England, 1770. The nephew of an innkeeper and the son of a reverend maintain a very close friendship until, after living a great adventure, they must separate their paths. The former will head his footsteps to London and bound his destiny to Lloyd's, a thriving insurance company; the latter will eventually become one of the greatest heroes in the history of the British Empire.

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Directed by

Henry King

Written by

Walter Ferris (Screenplay)
W. P. Lipscomb (Writers' Assistant)
Ernest Pascal (Screenplay)
Curtis Kenyon (Story)

Runtime

113 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Cast

Keywords

19th century male friendship french revolution 18th century napoleonic wars insurance company shipping company battle of trafalgar england history

Photos

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Art Direction

Oscar nomination for Best Film Editing Barbara McLean