A group of mercenaries is hired to spring Rudolf Hess from Spandau Prison in Berlin.

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A group of mercenaries is hired to spring Rudolf Hess from Spandau Prison in Berlin.

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18 October 1985 (USA)  »

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According to Donald Spoto's "Laurence Olivier: A Biography" (1991), Rudolph Hess' son Wolfgang Rüdiger Hess (aka Wolf Rudiger Hess) thought that the likeness of Laurence Olivier compared to his father was "uncannily accurate". See more »

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Features The Wild Geese (1978) See more »

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Berliner Luft
Music by Paul Lincke (uncredited)
Performed by the Musikkorps der Polizei Berlin
Courtesy of EMI Electrola GmbH
Publisher Apollo Verlag GmbH
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Mission: Impossible British style
16 June 2001 | by (Wickford, essex) – See all my reviews

This is a highly underated film. For those of you who love Hard action films , this is perfect. Peter Hunt gives the procedings a no frills, lean and mean pace. He brilliantly captures the tough World the characters live in. I loved the first film, this isn't as good but is entertaining enough. It is very much like 'Who dares Wins' in its uncinical approach to fast and heavy violence. The characters are not nice people so there is little love loss between them. Scott Glenn plays the lead Emotionless and I believe this is done on purpose.


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