Breaker Morant

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"A powerful true story of bitter revenge..."
  • PG
  • 1980
  • 1 hr 47 min
  • 7.8  (13,655)
  • 72

Breaker Morant is a dramatic film about three soldiers who undergo a court-martial after being accused of a murder during the Second Boer War in South Africa. They are accused of killing prisoners of war. The drama in the film comes from the fact that their defense attorney is assigned to them the day before trial and consequently has little time to prepare a defense. The soldiers are caught up in a political situation as their commander wants to use the court-martial as a way to show he believes in peace and justice and wants to end the war. The commandeer believes war is barbaric and has brought the three men to such a bitter situation. He gives a dramatic speech during the trial laying out all his reasons for the court martial. Breaker Morant is notable because it is based on a true story and it shows the affects war has on people and a country.

Breaker Morant
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Breaker Morant is a dramatic film about three soldiers who undergo a court-martial after being accused of a murder during the Second Boer War in South Africa. They are accused of killing prisoners of war. The drama in the film comes from the fact that their defense attorney is assigned to them the day before trial and consequently has little time to prepare a defense.

The soldiers are caught up in a political situation as their commander wants to use the court-martial as a way to show he believes in peace and justice and wants to end the war. The commandeer believes war is barbaric and has brought the three men to such a bitter situation. He gives a dramatic speech during the trial laying out all his reasons for the court martial.

Breaker Morant is notable because it is based on a true story and it shows the affects war has on people and a country.

Breaker Morant is a 1980 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 47 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.8 and a MetaScore of 72.

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  • Release Date
    1980
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    1 hr 47 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.8  (13,655)
  • Metascore
    72