Khartoum Reviews

November 27, 2018
Its strength is in the writing and having such powerful actors to deliver a clever and involving script.
April 9, 2014
Twilight Time's Blu-ray release of Basil Deardan's telling of Charles Gordon's last mission in the Sudan rightfully showcases the director's widescreen, war-torn vistas.
March 8, 2008
A painless and entertaining bout with history in the desert.
February 18, 2008
Heston is at his bravest, and Olivier is at his tannest. Good spectacle.
September 10, 2004
April 15, 2004
January 30, 2004
January 14, 2004
November 20, 2003
Khartoum will not cause the stir that "Lawrence" did, but it will be accepted as a great and major motion picture. It has less sand, more characterization and it is far easier to sit through.
October 3, 2002
September 8, 2002
A rousing adventure epic, one that combines big-budget thrills with a welcome sense of historical accuracy.