Involuntarily-retired Colonel Hyde recruits seven other dissatisfied ex-servicemen for a special project. Each of the men has a skeleton in the cupboard, is short of money, and is a service-trained expert in his field. The job is a bank robbery, and military discipline and planning are imposed by Hyde and second-in-command Race on the team, although civilian irritations do start getting in the way. Written by
Jeremy Perkins <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
The army raid is inspired partly by a real IRA raid when IRA members impersonated officers and stole weapons from a barracks. See more
In the close-up of the van, as Race signals the convoy to pass, the wing mirror is horizontal, yet in the long shots immediately before and after, the mirror is vertical. See more
It's like being in school.
I sincerely hope not.
The Soldiers of the Queen
written and composed by Leslie Stuart See more