The astonishing TRUE STORY of Britain's worst military defeat. This dramatic and true story recounts the breathtaking defeat of British forces at the hands of a 25,000 strong and relentlessly determined Zulus in 1879. General Lord Chelmsford (Oscar Nominee PETER OTOOLE) is the man responsible for the fatal decision that leads to the massacre. Colonel Durnford (Oscar Winner BURT LANCASTER) is the military hero who courageously faces the Zulu army, outnumbered 16 to 1, leading his men into battle and certain death. The all star cast (including Oscar Nominee BOB HOSKINS), and extravagant production qualities make ZULU DAWN a spectacular film. Vibrantly rich and alive with passion and bravery, this truly thrilling sequel to the legendary ZULU has a guaranteed place in the list of Hollywood Greats.
This is a Region 4 disc, the local region for Australia.