A band of mercenaries led by Captain Curry travel through the Congo across deadly terrain, battling rival armies, to rescue $50 million in uncut diamonds.
Brutes! Savages! Heroes! They're Mercenaries... They're Paid to do a Job!
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Artwork on the poster shows a bare-chested Rod Taylor - muscular and sweaty - being attacked by a man with a chainsaw. In the movie scene, however, Taylor wears a shirt. See more
Curry wears a French Foreign Legion paratrooper insignia on his beret, but requires constant translation when anyone speaks French. Either the badge is fake and undeserved, or he is the worst legionnaire there ever was! See more
The gun's Chinese Ruffo, paid for by Russian rubles. The steel probably came from a West German factory built by French francs. Then it was flown out here on a South African airline probably subsidized by The United States. I don't think he got very far.
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Written and Performed by Jacques Loussier
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