This pack is based on characters from the 1939 Paramount Pictures, motion picture of Beau Geste by P.C. Wren, staring Gary Cooper as Beau Geste, along with Brian Donlevy as Sergeant Markoff. Brian Donlevy was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in the film.
Beau Geste is a classic boy’s own adventure. Beau, John and Digby Geste are brothers who join the French Foreign Legion, where they fall under the rule of tyrannical Sergeant Markoff. Beau and John are assigned to Fort Zinderneuf, where Markoff tries to break their spirit, aware of a dark family secret concerning a fabulous jewel, one of them carries. As tensions rise, Arabs attack the fort and rivalries must be thrown aside in a desperate battle for life…
Pack contains 2 x 28mm miniatures of Beau Geste (Gary Cooper) and Sergeat Markoff (1/56 true scale) cast in white metal, supplied unpainted.
Sculptor: Mark Evans
Painter: Steve Dean