Sharpes: Siege Set 4 for DVD
Acclaimed actor Sean Bean (The Lord of the Rings, National Treasure) stars in this action-packed series set in the midst of the desperate missions and battles of the Napoleonic Wars. Adapted from Bernard Cornwell's bestselling novels, Bean portrays maverick British officer Richard Sharpe who rises through the ranks of Wellington's army by his own daring deeds and ambition. Fast-moving, hard-hitting adventure, Sharpe brings to the screen all the danger, romance and sheer spectacle of one of the bloodiest periods in English warfare. Sharpe's Siege - Newlywed Sharpe must leave his sick wife to capture and hold a French castle, while Wellington forces a passage through Napoleon's flank. Sharpe's Mission - While the French wait to see where Wellington will strike next, Sharpe travels behind enemy lines to blow up a French general's gunpowder supply. Sharpe's Revenge - Framed by Napoleon's spy, Ducos, Sharpe is accused of stealing Napoleon's treasure, convicted and imprisoned. Broken out of jail by his faithful Sergeant Harper, Sharpe embarks on a search for truth and vengeance.