Sharpe's Eagle
Sharpe's Eagle
Chosen Men: Richard Sharpe
Patrick Harper
Francis Cooper
Daniel Hagman
Isaiah Tongue
Ben Perkins
Enemy: Henry Simmerson
Setting: Spain
Broadcast: 1993
Format: 100 minutes
Based on: Sharpe's Eagle
Preceded by: Sharpe's Rifles
Followed by: Sharpe's Company
Sharpe's Eagle was the second television movie based on the Sharpe series, and was broadcast in 1993.


On the eve of battle, Sharpe and the chosen men are given the task of turning the South Essex into a disciplined fighting fore. It's a monumental undertaking and one made harder by Simmerson's Lieutenants, who will stop at nothing to cut Sharpe down to size.


  1. Spain 1809
  2. Destroy the bridge at Valdelacasa
  3. Three rounds a minute
  4. Spanish allies
  5. Losing the King's Colours
  6. A duel
  7. Give the French a damn good thrashing
  8. Ambition and romance is a poisonous brew

Cast and CharactersEdit


  • Written by: Eoghan Harris
  • Executive Producers: Ted Childs and Muir Sutherland
  • Produced by: Malcolm Craddock
  • Directed by: Tom Clegg
  • Music by: Dominic Muldowney and John Tams


  • Year: 1993
  • DVD Release Date: April 29, 2002
  • BBFC Classification: 15
  • Catalogue Number: 37115 02533

See AlsoEdit

Sharpe's Eagle

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