War, Drama, History, Australia, Austraian
Best Adapted Screenplay - Oscar Nominee
The British war against the Boers has deteriorated into bitter guerrilla warfare.
South Africa, 1901. The British war against the Boers has deteriorated into bitter guerrilla warfare. A unit of the Bushveladt Carbineers, made up mainly of Australians, is ordered by the British High Command to the fight the Boer on it’s terms and take no prisoners, an order which will prove fatal to a man they call “The Breaker” - Lieutenant Harry Morant. Based on a true story, this classic Australian motion picture of injustice and the horror of war has swept the world to become one of the most acclaimed Australian movies ever made.