Sharpe's Challenge is a British TV film from 2006, usually shown in two parts, which is part of an ITV series based on Bernard Cornwell 's historical fiction novels about the British soldier Richard Sharpe during the Napoleonic Wars.
14 apr 2007 · Sharpe's Challenge: Directed by Tom Clegg. With Sean Bean, Daragh O'Malley, Toby Stephens, Padma Lakshmi. Two years after the Duke of Wellington crushes Napoleon at Waterloo, dispatches from India tell of a local Maharaja, Khande Rao, who is threatening British interests there.
- Tom Clegg
- Action, Adventure, Drama
The award-winning Sharpe returns for an action-packed swashbuckling special shot entirely on location in India. A year after the battle of Waterloo, dispatches from India warn that a local Maharaja is threatening British interests. Subtitles English [CC] Audio languages English Included with BritBox on Amazon for $7.99/month after trial
24 nov 2019 · Sharpe and Harper are the heroes of a number of novels by Bernard Cornwell. The series originally ran from 1993 to 1997. In 2006, ITV premiered Sharpe's Challenge, a two-part TV film adventure loosely based on his time in India, with Sean Bean continuing his role as Sharpe.
- November 24, 2019
- 53 min
Synopsis. Sean Bean is back as the swashbuckling hero in Sharpe’s Challenge, an action packed mini-series to be shot on location in Rajasthan, India. Two years after the Duke of Wellington crushes Napoleon at Waterloo, dispatches from India tell of a local Maharaja, Khande Rao, who is threatening British interests there.
23 apr 2006 · After Harper disappears during the investigation, Wellington sends Sharpe (Bean) to investigate on what turns out to be his most dangerous mission to date. When a beautiful general's daughter is kidnapped by the Indian warlord, the tension mounts, leaving Sharpe no option but to pursue the enemy right into its deadly lair.