I was a huge fan of the TV adaptions of Bernard Cornwell's "Richard Sharpe" series about a officer of the Rifle Brigade in the Napoleonic Wars. The Sharpe novels and films were part of the inspiration for "El Carnicero". Besides, Sean Bean looks really good in a Rifleman's uniform.
Sharpe. Tv series that came out in 1993, following the adventures of Richard Sharpe an officer fighting during the Napoleonic wars. The series was based on the books of Bernard Cornwell and starred Shaun Bean
THE MIGHTY BEAN
THE MIGHTY BEAN - Chosen Men - A Website dedicated to the British actor Sean Bean, known from a variety of movies like The Lord of the Rings, . Sharpe,Patriot Games, Goldeneye, National Treasure and Flightplan.