Eagle in a Cage (1972)
Eagle in a Cage
Film / Action / Drama / War / Foreign
Directed by Fielder Cook
Cast: Ralph Richardson, John Gielgud and Billie Whitelaw
Country: Great Britain
This period piece covers the time of Napoleon Bonaparte and his exile to the isle of St. Helena. This story is presented to you through the aspect of his jailer Lord Sissal, a school teacher turned island governor. The governor struggles with the fame and notoriety associated with being the man responsible for maintaining the imprisonment of the former French emperor.