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The Scarlet Blade

The Crimson Blade

Directed by John Gilling
United Kingdom, 1964
Romance, Drama, Adventure


When King Charles I is captured by Roundhead forces led by the tyrant Colonel Judd and his right-hand man Captain Sylvester, it is up to a band of locals loyal to the King to try and rescue him. They are helped by Judd’s daughter Claire who secretly helps them in defiance of her father…

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The Scarlet Blade Directed by John Gilling

Awards & Festivals

BAFTA Awards

1964 | Nominee: Best British Cinematography (Colour)

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