Yangtse Incident

  |  Buy to Own: 07/02/2000
  |  88 min
Rated PG by the BBFC


Re-enactment of the events surrounding the voyage in April 1949 of the Royal Navy frigate Amethyst along the Yangtse river, and the attempts of its crew to get vital supplies to a British Embassy isolated in civil war-riven China. Commander J.S. Kieran (Richard Todd) is forced to brave Communist artillery along the 140-mile stretch to freedom, losing many men en route.

Contains moderate battle violence
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