90 mins N/A Breaker Morant | 1980 Drama, Historical During the Boer War three Australian officers are courtmartialled for murdering prisoners. 90 mins N/A Director: Bruce Beresford Writers: Bruce Beresford, Jonathan Hardy, David Stevens Stars: Edward Woodward, Jack Thompson, John Waters | See full cast & crew » Awards: 1 Oscar nomination. Another 1 win & 1 nomination | full awards » Jump to Related Articles Photos Cast & Crew 4Awards Synopsis Cast Edward Woodward ... Lieutenant Harry Harbord "Breaker" Morant Actor Jack Thompson ... Major J F Thomas Actor John Waters ... Captain Alfred Taylor Actor Bryan Brown ... Lieutenant Peter Handcock Actor Rod Mullinar ... Major Charles Bolton Actor Lewis Fitz-Gerald ... Lieutenant George Witton Actor Charles "Bud" Tingwell ... Lieutenant Colonel Denny Actor Terence Donovan ... Captain Simon Hunt Actor Vincent Ball ... Colonel Ian "Johnny" Hamilton Actor Frank Wilson ... Dr Johnson Actor Alan Cassell ... Lord Kitchener Actor Russell Kiefel ... Christiaan Botha Actor Full Cast & Crew Director Bruce Beresford Director Full Cast & Crew Writers Bruce Beresford Screenplay Jonathan Hardy Screenplay Full Cast & Crew Company Atlab-Gold Coast, Australia Production Company Australian Film Commission (AFC) Production Company Movie Guns Production Company Movie Munchies Production Company SA Film Corporation Production Company Seven Network Production Company Full Cast & Crew Synopsis During the Boer War three Australian officers are courtmartialled for murdering prisoners.