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English General Charles George Gordon is appointed military governor of Anglo-Egyptian Sudan by the Prime Minister. Ordered to evacuate Egyptians from the Sudan, Gordon stays on to protect the people of Khartoum, who are under threat of being conquered by a Muslim army.

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Written by

Robert Ardrey (Writer)

Runtime

134 minutes

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

Where the Nile divides, the great Cinerama adventure begins!

Cast

Keywords

british empire victorian england desert epic 19th century islam siege sudan insurgent khartoum, sudan

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Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Story and Screenplay - Written Directly for the Screen