Based on the novel by Noel Gerson, this action-packed historical drama chronicles the Siege of the International Legations during the Boxer Rebellion. In 1900 Peking, American military officer Maj. Matt Lewis (Charlton Heston) and British embassy official Sir Arthur Robertson (David Niven) must come up with a plan to hold the anti-Christian rebel forces off until reinforcements arrive. With Ava Gardner, Flora Robson, John Ireland. 154 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital Surround; Subtitles: Korean, Japanese.