A torn flag waving in the wind, the resonant roll of a lone drunner boy, muskets raised to the sky - Revolution is as epic in scale as it is dynamic in scope. The Oscar winning producer of Rocky and the acclaimed director of Chariots of Fire explode a powder keg of history - illustrating the monumental struggle of ordinary people caught up in the bloody battle for independence, longing for a taste of freedom. New York trapper Tom Dobb, (Al Pacino, Heat) finds himself an unwilling participant in the American Revoluion after his son Ned (Dexter Fletcher, kick-Ass) id drafted into the Army by the malevolent Sergeant Major Peasy (Donald Sutherland, Don't Look Now). As Tom desperately searches for his son he comes to accept his charge and decides to rise and fight for the freedom of the Colonies, alongside the aristocratic rebel Daisy McConnahay (Nastassha Kinski, Tess).

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Revolution (1985)

War/Adventure/Drama · 2h 6m

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A torn flag waving in the wind, the resonant roll of a lone drunner boy, muskets raised to the sky - Revolution is as epic in scale as it is dynamic in scope. The Oscar winning producer of Rocky and the acclaimed director of Chariots of Fire explode a powder keg of history - illustrating the monumental struggle of ordinary people caught up in the bloody battle for independence, longing for a taste of freedom. New York trapper Tom Dobb, (Al Pacino, Heat) finds himself an unwilling participant in the American Revoluion after his son Ned (Dexter Fletcher, kick-Ass) id drafted into the Army by the malevolent Sergeant Major Peasy (Donald Sutherland, Don't Look Now). As Tom desperately searches for his son he comes to accept his charge and decides to rise and fight for the freedom of the Colonies, alongside the aristocratic rebel Daisy McConnahay (Nastassha Kinski, Tess).

Where to Watch

Status

Released

Language

English

Countries

United Kingdom, Norway

Production Companies

Goldcrest Films International, Viking Films

Budget

$28,000,000

Revenue

$358,574
Cast
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Al Pacino

Tom Dobb
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William Marlowe

Sgt. Marley
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Stefan Gryff

Capt. Lacy
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Frank Windsor

Gen. Washington
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Skeeter Vaughan

Tonti
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Larry Sellers

Honchwah
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Graham Greene

Ongwata
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Denis Lacroix

Iroquois Indian
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Joseph Runningfox

Iroquois Indian
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Harold Pacheco

Iroquois Indian
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John Patrick

Sgt. Malin
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Malcolm Terris

Doctor Sloan
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Steve Kligerman

Clowski
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Adrian Rawlins

Bill
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Manning Redwood

Capt. Cray
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Kate Hardie

Carrie
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Richard Hicks

Roger Otis
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Tristram Jellinek

Marcel
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Lex van Delden

Pierre
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Matthew Sim

Assistant Hairdresser
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Jonathan Adams

Chaplain
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Robbie Coltrane

New York Burgher
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Brendan Conroy

New York Burgher
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Paul Humpoletz

New York Burgher
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Kenneth W Caravan

American Revolutionary (uncredited)
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Tim Dry

Angry Peasant (uncredited)
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Danny Potts

Ahab
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Chris von Ruhland

American artillary officer (uncredited)
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Cameron Johann

Ben
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Theresa Boden

Abby
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Donald Sutherland

Sgt. Maj. Peasy
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Nastassja Kinski

Daisy McConnahay
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Joan Plowright

Mrs. McConnahay
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Dave King

Mr. McConnahay
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Steven Berkoff

Sgt. Jones
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John Wells

Corty
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Annie Lennox

Liberty Woman
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Dexter Fletcher

Ned Dobb
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Sid Owen

Young Ned
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Richard O'Brien

Lord Hampton
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Paul Brooke

Lord Darling
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Eric Milota

Merle
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Felicity Dean

Betsy
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Jo Anna Lee

Amy
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Cheryl Anne Miller

Cuffy (as Cheryl Miller)
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Harry Ditson

Israel Davis
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Rebecca Calder

Bella
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Jesse Birdsall

Cpl. / Sgt. Peasy
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Joe Wright

Gang Member (uncredited)
Crew
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Malcolm Middleton

Art
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Hugh Hudson

Director
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Robert Dillon

Writer
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Irwin Winkler

Producer
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Bernard Lutic

Cinematograpy
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Stuart Baird

Editor
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John Corigliano

Music
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Jon Bunker

Art
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Revolution

(DVD)

12/25/1985

Disc Title Front Cover

Revolution: Revisited

(DVD)

5/26/2009

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