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3 December 1998 (Australia) See more »
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From The Producer Of The Crow And The Director Of Rambo III See more »
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Alain Lefevre is a boxer paid by a Marseille mobster to take a dive. When he wins the fight he attempts... See more » | Add synopsis »
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A surprisingly good, and different Van Damm film. See more (58 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Jean-Claude Van Damme ... Alain Lefevre

Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje ... Luther

Steven Berkoff ... Sgt. Steinkampf

Nicholas Farrell ... Mackintosh

Jim Carter ... Lucien Galgani

Ana Sofrenovic ... Katrina

Daniel Caltagirone ... Guido Rosetti

Joseph Long ... Maxim
Mario Kalli ... René Galgano
Joe Montana ... Julot
Kim Rømer ... Capt. Rousselot
Anders Peter Bro ... Lt. Charlier
Paul Kynman ... Rolf Bruner
Vincent Pickering ... Viktor
Takis Triggelis ... Cpl. Metz

Tom Delmar ... Cpl. Legros

David Hayman ... Recruiting Sergeant
Rob Kaman ... Glock

Derek Lea ... Gendarme #1
Andy Smart ... Gendarme #2
Pilly de Vicente ... Chanteuse
Kelli Shaughnessy ... Ivonne
Amrani Hanfine ... Paulette
Kamel Krifa ... Abd-El Krim
Charles Wood ... Watchtower Lookout
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Crystal Allen ... (unconfirmed)
Emma Boardman ... Can Can Girl
Dida Diafat
Philip Murphy ... Army driver
Nosher Powell ... Soldier
Chloe Treend ... Can Can Girl
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Directed by
Peter MacDonald 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Sheldon Lettich (story) &
Jean-Claude Van Damme (story)

Sheldon Lettich (screenplay) and
Rebecca Morrison (screenplay)

Produced by
Wendi Friedman .... associate producer
Samuel Hadida .... co-executive producer
Christian Halsey Solomon .... executive producer
Werner Koenig .... co-executive producer
Kamel Krifa .... co-producer
Sheldon Lettich .... executive producer
Peter MacDonald .... producer
Roberto Malerba .... co-producer
Richard G. Murphy .... co-producer
Edward R. Pressman .... producer
Jean-Claude Van Damme .... producer
Gregory G. Woertz .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
John Altman 
 
Cinematography by
Douglas Milsome 
 
Film Editing by
Mike Murphy 
Christopher Tellefsen 
 
Casting by
Irene Lamb 
 
Production Design by
Charles Wood 
 
Art Direction by
Franco Fumagalli 
Nathan Schroeder 
Marco Trentini (art direction)
 
Set Decoration by
Alessandra Querzola 
 
Makeup Department
Desideria Corridoni .... hair stylist
Maria Teresa Corridoni .... key hair stylist
Hayat Ouled Dahhou .... hair stylist
Katalin Elek .... makeup artist
Zoltan Elek .... key makeup artist (as Zoltan Elek Gabori)
Alberto Moccia .... hair stylist
 
Production Management
Hamid Araissi .... unit production manager
Fabiomassimo Dell'Orco .... production manager
Roberto Malerba .... unit production manager
Michael Solinger .... post-production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Mike Brewster .... second unit director
Jamie Christopher .... second assistant director
Simon Emanuel .... second second assistant director: second unit
Rachid Gaidi .... assistant director
Ahmed Hatimi .... first assistant director: Morocco
Richard Kellond .... third assistant director
Cliff Lanning .... first assistant director: second unit
Michael Murray .... first assistant director
Matthew Sharp .... second second assistant director
 
Art Department
Majid Aoulad Abdellah .... assistant set decorator (as Abdelmajid Aoulad Abdellah)
Alex Boswell .... on-set dresser
Stephen Bream .... draughtsman (as Steven Bream)
Abdenabi Izlaguen .... assistant art director
Luciano Magagnini .... swing gang
Roberto Magagnini .... swing gang
Sarkis Marandjian .... model maker
Mauro Masotti .... tapestry
Gary McIlraith .... swing gang
Jouali Med Abdelhamid .... interpreter: props department
Antonio Murer .... propmaker
Philip Murphy .... props
Andy Nicholson .... set designer
Rachid Quiat .... assistant art director
Rando Schmook .... set designer
Michael White .... storyboard artist
 
Sound Department
Don Banks .... boom operator
Rubén Domingo .... sound editor
Henry Godding Jr. .... voice recordist: French version
Mike Le Mare .... supervising sound editor
Steve Livingston .... sound editor
David Marcus .... assistant sound editor
Solange S. Schwalbe .... sound editor
Lionel Selwyn .... foley artist
Ivan Sharrock .... production sound mixer
Ivan Sharrock .... sound mixer
Karola Storr .... sound editor
 
Special Effects by
Daniel Acon .... special effects technician
Trevor Butterfield .... senior special effects technician
Maurizio Corridori .... special effects foreman
Neil Davies .... special effects technician
David Harris .... special effects supervisor
Judith Harris .... special effects technician
Matthew Horton .... special effects technician
Darren May .... senior special effects technician
Duilio Olmi .... special effects technician
Claudio Quaglietti .... special effects technician
 
Stunts
Faycal Attougui .... stunts
Robert Bastens .... stunts
George Bejue .... stunt double: Jean Claude Van Damme (as Georges Bejou)
Ignacio Carreño .... stunts
Ricardo Cruz .... stunts
Dean Forster .... stunts
Pedro García García .... stunts (as Pedro Garcia Garcia)
Luis M. Gutiérrez Santos .... stunts (as Luis Manuel Gutierrez Santos)
Paul Heasman .... stunts
Mark Henson .... stunts
Paul Herbert .... stunts
Gérard Lesage .... stunts
Mark Lisbon .... stunts
Philippe Losson .... stunts
Peter Miles .... stunts
Peter Pedrero .... stunts
Dinny Powell .... stunts
Gary Powell .... assistant stunt coordinator
Greg Powell .... stunt coordinator
Nosher Powell .... stunts (as Frederick Powell)
Cedric Proust .... stunts
Joel Proust .... stunt coordinator: Maroccan Unit
Angelo Ragusa .... stunts
Jesús Riarán .... stunts (as Jesus Riaran Torres)
Gary Robert .... stunts
Todd Senofonte .... stunt double: Jean Claude Van Damme
Tom Struthers .... stunts
Mustapha Touki .... stunts
David Ware .... stunts
Peter White .... stunts
Lahlali Zakaria .... stunts
Tom Delmar .... stunts (uncredited)
Paul Heasman .... stunt double: Jean Claude Van Damme (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Patrick Bramucci .... gaffer
Fausto Cancellieri .... machinist
Alessandro Cardelli .... electrician
Ali Cherkaoui .... video playback operator
Roberto De Angelis .... focus puller
Claudio Del Gobbo .... grip
Massimiliano Dessena .... grip
Jack English .... still photographer
Sergio Faina .... grip
Stefano Falivene .... first assistant camera
Claudio Frollano .... electrician
Jeremy Knaster .... electrician
Tommaso Mele .... key grip
Bill O'Leary .... rigging gaffer
Mauro Pezzotti .... grip: second unit
Carlo Postiglione .... dolly grip
Mohammed Hamza Regragui .... grip assistant: Morocco
Sky Sharrock .... clapper loader: second unit
Marco Sticchi .... electrician
Emiliano Topai .... assistant camera
Francesco Zaccaria .... electrician
 
Casting Department
Driss Biratate .... casting assistant
Mulay Mustapha .... extras casting
Mary Jo Slater .... casting advisor: USA
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Stefano De Nardis .... assistant costume designer
Ali Lammari .... set costumer
Mustapha Mimis .... set costumer
Abdelfattah Qzaibar .... costume aging and dying
Maurizio Torti .... costume assistant
 
Editorial Department
Paul Elman .... assistant editor
Hilarie Roope .... post-production coordinator
Misako Shimizu .... assistant editor
 
Music Department
John Altman .... music arranger: Offenbach extract
James Collins .... music scoring mixer
Randy Gerston .... music supervisor
Erik Jordan .... assistant scoring engineer
Gerard McCann .... music editor
Amy Rosen .... music coordinator
 
Transportation Department
Abdelhay Elanbassi .... transportation
Hicham Regragui .... transportation coordinator
Mohammed Chaoui .... transportation (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Noureddine Aberdine .... production assistant
Cecilia Alvarenga .... production coordinator (as Cecelia Alvarenga)
Jon Baker .... armorer
Vito Colazzo .... location manager
Denise Cresswell .... dancer: can can
André Duhamel .... military advisor (as Andre Duhamel)
Maria Fiorito .... production accountant
Marco Giacalone .... location manager
Terry Gilbert .... choreographer: can can
Houda Jabrane .... unit doctor
Patrick Jack Lee .... production financing
Madelyn Most .... assistant to director
Joel Proust .... horse master: Marocco
Enzo Sisti .... production auditor
Bernadette Tanchauco .... accountant
Lisa Vick .... script supervisor: second unit
Nosher Powell .... boxing trainer: Jean-Claude van Damme (uncredited)
 

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Rated R for battle violence
Runtime:
99 min
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Goofs:
Revealing mistakes: When they are attacked at the waterhole, Guido is suppose to fire at an incoming horseman. But when he takes aim, the rifle bolt is in the open position which makes it impossible to fire. Yet he manages to fire anyway, and in the next shot the bolt is in the locked positionSee more »
Quotes:
Steinkampf:A word of advice! I suggest you keep one last bullet in your pockets, not for your enemy, but for yourselves.See more »
Movie Connections:
Version of March or Die (1977)See more »
Soundtrack:
Parlez-moi d'amourSee more »

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3 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
A surprisingly good, and different Van Damm film., 14 April 1999
Author: Joshua Brugman from Seattle washington

Most Jean Claude Van Damm films consist of a martial arts contest of which he must over come great odds to win (Lion Heart, Kickboxer, etc). This film only has one hand to hand fight scene at the beginning, and the rest is a film about the French Foriegn Legion. A must see for any fans of military history as it is actually quite accurate to the times.

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