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Beau Geste


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  Beau Geste Review
Tookey's Rating
5 /10
 
Average Rating
7.62 /10
 
Starring
Gary Cooper, Ray Milland, Robert Preston
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Directed by: Herbert Brenon
Written by: Robert Carson from P.C. Wren's novel

 
 
 
Released: 1926
   
Genre: REMAKE
ACTION
ADVENTURE
WAR
   
Origin: US
   
Length: 120
 
 


 
Three English brothers join the Foreign Legion. One survives.

Reviewed by Chris Tookey

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A classic silent adventure with great action sequences for its time, Ronald Colman (pictured) suitably dashing as the hero, and Beery a splendid villain. It's easy to smile at the brothers' Victorian attitudes: it's worth bearing in mind that they were equally out of date in the 1920s.



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