Sharpe's Sword is the eigth TV movie based on the Sharpe series, and was filmed in 1995.


Intelligence reports indicate that a French officer is on his way to Villafranca to assassinate one of Wellington's most valued agents. If he succeeds, Wellington's intelligence network will be in tatters. Sharpe is sent to intercept and kill the assassin, yet after a fierce battle between the French and English, it is Sharpe who is wounded and left for dead.

Cast and CharactersEdit


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


  • Year: 1995
  • BBFC Classification: 12
  • Catalogue Number: 37115 02753

See AlsoEdit

Sharpe's Sword

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