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April 1982: The British task force sails for the South Atlantic. Among their number is 22-year-old Robert Lawrence, an officer in the elite regiment of Scots Guards. On the bleak hills of the Falkland Islands they fight and win a series of bloody battles. For many of the soldiers it is a violent initiation into active combat, but for Robert, wounded hours before the Argentine surrender, the real battle begins when he returns home.

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1 hour, 54 minutes

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Thu 14 Jun 2012 22:00


Role Contributor
Robert LawrenceColin Firth
DirectorRichard Eyre
Hugh MackessacPaul Rhys
John LawrenceDavid Calder
Jean LawrenceBarbara Leigh-Hunt
SophieEmma Harbour
Nick LawrenceRupert Baker
Christopher LawrenceJack Fortune
George StubbsRoddy Maude-Roxby
Helen StubbsAnn Bell
Louise StubbsSophie Thompson
ProtheroDan Hildebrand
Sgt BrodickTam Dean Burn
LumpyMark Williams
FraserIan Michie
SaltemarshPaul Higgins
O'RourkeStewart Porter
Lt Col Bill KirkeTimothy Carlton
Adj Stewart InglisMark Wing-Davey
Maj WalshRobin Dalglish
PadreAndrew McCulloch
Lt Peter FysheEdward Rawle-Hicks
Noble LordCharles Millham
Harry HebersBen Cole
Terry KnappClive Russell
SurgeonJames Griffiths
Brigade OffDavid Conville
Group CaptEdwin Richfield
WentworthBrian Hall
MajorPete Postlethwaite
Elderly ManCharles Lamb
RAF OfficerRichard Owens
Welsh LadyArbel Jones
Welsh ManSean Scanlan
Air CdrTony Caunter
Colour SgtIain McColl
Lt Col RAMCEdward Lyon
WendyVictoria Hasted
Maj NewmanAngela Morant
CSM BrownMurray Ewan
CSM BrownWendy Nottingham
DoctorAndrew Livingston
MaryMaggie McCarthy
Night NurseSharon D Clarke
Night NurseLeila Bertrand
AngieLisa Tarbuck
TriciaFelicity Montagu
ChaplainRoy Spencer
BennyWinston Crooke
CabbySteven Law
Yeoman WarderAlan White
TugGeorge Irving
MandyMarian McLoughlin
PhyllidaSerena Gordon
ArgentinianFrancisco Morales
ArgentinianMartin Garfield
WriterCharles Wood
ProducerRichard Broke