Benedict Arnold: A Question of Honor

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Benedict Arnold: A Question of Honor
Directed by Mikael Salomon
Written by William Mastrosimone
Starring Aidan Quinn
Kelsey Grammer
Flora Montgomery
John Light
Release date(s) January 13, 2003 (television premiere)
Running time 100 min.
Country United States
Language English

Benedict Arnold: A Question of Honor is a 2003 American television film directed by Mikael Salomon and starring Aidan Quinn, Kelsey Grammer, Flora Montgomery and John Light. It portrays the career of Benedict Arnold in the American Revolutionary War and his dramatic switch in 1780 from fighting for American Independence to being a Loyalist trying to preserve British rule in America. Arnold's relationships with his wife Peggy Shippen and the British officer John Andre are focused on. The friction between Arnold and General Horatio Gates, portrayed near the beginning of the film (for example, in one scene when Arnold derisively refers to him as "Granny Gates"), was historically accurate.

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