U certificateBattle for Khartoum is a Film programme that first aired in 1966 and has been classified a U certificate.

Battle for Khartoum is a 3 star programme


Battle for Khartoum (1966)

Directed by
Basil Dearden
Eliot Elisofon

An Egyptian army, commanded by British officers, is destroyed in a battle in the Sudan in the 1880s. Britain must decide whether to go into Sudan to avenge their deaths.

Written by

Genre: Film

Running Time: 145 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1966

3/5 Stars

Classification: U Certificate

Production Country: UK

Filmed in Colour


Image for Charlton HestonCharlton Heston...General Charles 'Chinese' Gordon
Image for Laurence OlivierLaurence Olivier...The Mahdi
Richard Johnson...Col. J.D.H. Stewart
Ralph Richardson...William Gladstone
Alexander Knox...Sir Evelyn Baring
Johnny Sekka...Khaleel
Michael Hordern...Lord Granville
Zia Mohyeddin...Zobeir Pasha
Marne Maitland...Sheikh Osman
Nigel Green...General Wolseley
Hugh Williams...Lord Hartington
Ralph Michael...Sir Charles Dilke
Douglas Wilmer...Khalifa Abdullah
Edward Underdown...Col. William Hicks
Peter Arne...Maj. Kitchener