Lines of Wellington

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On September 27, 1810, the French troops commanded by Marshal Massena, were defeated in the Serra do Buçaco by the Anglo-Portuguese army of general Wellington. Despite the victory, Portuguese and British are forced to retreat from the enemy, numerically... read more
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On September 27, 1810, the French troops commanded by Marshal Massena, were defeated in the Serra do Buçaco by the Anglo-Portuguese army of general Wellington. Despite the victory, Portuguese and British are forced to retreat from the enemy, numerically superior, in order to attract them to Torres Vedras, where Wellington had built fortified lines hardly surmountable.

Original Release

10/04/2012

Cast

John Malkovich Duke of Wellington
Nuno Lopes Sargento Francisco Xavier
Marisa Paredes D. Filipa Sanches
Mathieu Amalric Barão Marbot
Catherine Deneuve Severina
Jemima West Maureen
Soraia Chaves Martírio
Carloto Cotta Tenente Pedro de Alencar
Victoria Guerra Clarissa
Marcello Urgeghe Major Jonathan Foster
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Valeria Sarmiento

Writers

Carlos Saboga

Cast

John Malkovich Duke of Wellington
Nuno Lopes Sargento Francisco Xavier
Marisa Paredes D. Filipa Sanches
Mathieu Amalric Barão Marbot
Catherine Deneuve Severina
Jemima West Maureen
Soraia Chaves Martírio
Carloto Cotta Tenente Pedro de Alencar
Victoria Guerra Clarissa
Marcello Urgeghe Major Jonathan Foster
Miguel Borges Manuel Penabranca
Melvil Poupaud Marechal Massena
Filipe Vargas Vicente de Almeida
Adriano Luz Bordalo
João Arrais Idiot
Elsa Zylberstein Irmã Cordélia
Vincent Perez Lévêque
Albano Jerónimo Abade
Joana de Verona Brites
Goncalo Waddington Espião

Producers

Editors

Luca Alverdi, Valeria Sarmiento

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