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Attack Force Z (1982)

 -  Action | Drama | History  -  June 1982 (USA)
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A group of Australian commandos launch a secret mission against Japanese forces in World War II.

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Chun Ku ...
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Chien Hua
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Lin Chan-Lang (as Koo Chuan-Hsiung)
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Wong Chong
Hsa Li-Wen ...
Lee Chang
Val Champion ...
Ed Ayres
Yu Wang ...
Oshiko Imoguchi
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A group of Australian commandos launch a secret mission against Japanese forces in World War II.

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The movie's original director was Phillip Noyce. He was allegedly fired due to creative differences with the film's producers, John McCallum and Lee Robinson, who replaced him with Tim Burstall. According to the book "The Avocado Plantation" by David Stratton, Noyce "...was unhappy with the producers' choice for the lead actor, a second-rate Hollywood star called John Phillip Law... Before production began, Noyce quarrelled with Robinson and McCallum about his attitude to the material. He was fired, and Burstall was brought into to replace him." See more »

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What an excellent film!
16 January 1999 | by See all my reviews

Sam Neill is such a hottie. And I love that Mr. Box! And my favorite scene in the whole thing was the one where the trees were talking to each other with the subtitles. Brilliant filmmaking!


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