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Five for Hell (1969)
"5 per l'inferno" (original title)

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U.S. Lieutenant Glenn Hoffmann and a team of commandos go behind enemy lines to steal Nazi documents from a safe inside a well-guarded German HQ villa in Italy.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Gianni Garko ...
Lt. Glenn Hoffmann (as John Garko)
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SS Col. Hans Mueller
Aldo Canti ...
Nick Amadori (as Nick Jordan)
Margaret Lee ...
Helga Richter
Salvatore Borghese ...
Al Siracusa
Luciano Rossi ...
Johnny 'Chicken' White
Samson Burke ...
Sgt. Sam McCarthy (as Sam Burke)
Irio Fantini ...
General Frederich Gerbordstadt
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John Garko is a fun-loving leader of a bunch of oddball G.I.s whose mission is to steal the German's secret attack plans from a villa behind enemy lines, where they run into a brutal Nazi commander. Written by Carol Hubbard <chubbard@netset.com>

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Five men behind enemy lines in the most impossible mission of World War II ...

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Action | Drama | War

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Release Date:

18 January 1969 (Italy)  »

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5 for Hell  »

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(Westrex Recording System)

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(Eastmancolor)

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2.35 : 1
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At the end of the film when the last German soldier is shooting at Lt. Hoffmen, he fires several continuous shots with a Mauser bolt-action rifle, without moving the bolt after each shot. It would be impossible to fire a bolt-action rifle without moving the bolt after each shot to eject the spent casings. See more »

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zzzzzzzzzzzzz
13 February 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is an action war film. That means it should be exciting.

WRONG! The director makes a fatal flaw in showing limitless action scenes with no direction, no character, no logic, nothing. This looks more like an arcade game that people pass up, because no one cares. There are constant fighting sounds and warfare, and the dialog is beyond corny. It is cliché after cliché.

To be honest, it is totally boring. How hilarious that all this action is put together for nothing. It is very hard to stay awake while watching this, so I give it a 2 instead of a 1 because it might cure your Insomnia.


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