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Age of Heroes -- With the fate of the war hanging in the balance, Major Jones leads the newly formed 30 Commando on their first highly classified and dangerous mission.
Age of Heroes -- Members of 30 Commando, one of most elite units in the history of the British Armed Forces, venture into occupied Norway to capture Nazi technology that could turn the tide of the war.
Age of Heroes -- Clip: I'm Sending You Back
Age of Heroes -- Featurette: Sean Bean

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Adrian Vitoria (screenplay)
Ed Scates (screenplay)
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The true story of the formation of Ian Fleming's 30 Commando unit, a precursor for the elite forces in the U.K. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Not actively bad, but definitely unsatisfying See more (43 total) »

Cast

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Sean Bean ... Jones

Danny Dyer ... Rains

Aksel Hennie ... Steinar

Izabella Miko ... Jensen

James D'Arcy ... Fleming

William Houston ... Mac

John Dagleish ... Rollright

Stephen Walters ... Brightling

Guy Burnet ... Riley

Ewan Ross ... Gable

Christian Rubeck ... Model

Erik Madsen ... Teichman (as Jan Erik Madsen)
Lee Jerrum ... Dobson

Rosie Fellner ... Holbrook
Tony Hood ... Sergeant Grey
Jay Simpson ... RMP CSM
Adam Gillen ... Soldier 1

Theo Barklem-Biggs ... Soldier 2
Timothy Watson ... RMP Captain
Lin Blakley ... Mrs. Shepherd

Georgina Sutcliffe ... Grace
Christiaan Haig ... Muggs

Daniel Brocklebank ... RMP Officer

Sebastian Street ... RMP Colonel
Tom Lawrence ... RAF Jump Sergeant

Vegar Hoel ... Ingmar
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Andrew Buckley ... Military Policeman (uncredited)

Andrew Michael Buckley ... RMP (uncredited)
Loekke Calle ... Commando Soldier (uncredited)

David Gwillim ... SS Mountain Troops (uncredited)
Sam Peter Jackson ... German Soldiers (voice) (uncredited)

Dominic Ryan ... German Nazi Soldier (uncredited)
Richard Stephens ... Nazi Officer (uncredited)

Directed by
Adrian Vitoria 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Ed Scates  screenplay
Adrian Vitoria  screenplay

Produced by
James Brown .... producer
Jamie Carmichael .... executive producer
Christopher Figg .... executive producer
James Greenslade .... executive producer
Sigurd Mikal Karoliussen .... co-producer
Jan Eirik Langoen .... co-producer (as Jan Erik Langøen)
Lex Lutzus .... producer
Nick O'Hagan .... producer
Shail Shah .... executive producer
Nigel Thomas .... executive producer
Peter Urie .... executive producer
Charlotte Walls .... executive producer
Robert Whitehouse .... executive producer
James Youngs .... producer
Jan Eirik Langoen .... line producer (uncredited)
 
Original Music by
Michael Richard Plowman 
 
Cinematography by
Mark Hamilton 
 
Film Editing by
Chris Gill 
Joe Parsons 
 
Casting by
Rohan Chand 
Urvashi Chugani  (as Urvashi Chand)
 
Production Design by
Richard Campling 
 
Art Direction by
Johnny Campling  (as John Campling)
 
Costume Design by
Elvis Davis 
 
Makeup Department
Stuart Conran .... prosthetic supervisor
Alice Hopkins .... makeup artist
Sarah Jane Marks .... hair stylist: UK
Sarah Jane Marks .... makeup artist: UK
Luca Saccuman .... hair supervisor
Luca Saccuman .... makeup supervisor
Luca Saccuman .... special makeup effects artist
Merete Torkildsen .... assistant makeup artist
Wakana Yoshihara .... hair & make-up designer
 
Production Management
Kate Chadderton .... unit production manager
Tony Hood .... production manager
David Lee Leader .... unit production manager - Norway (as David Leader)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Glen Carroll .... third assistant director
Simon Downes .... key second assistant director
Lene Heimlund Larsen .... second assistant director - Norway
Andrew McEwan .... second assistant director - Norway
Mick Ward .... first assistant director
 
Art Department
Luis San Martin .... art department
Oli van der Vijver .... standby art director
Lee Whiteman .... assistant art director
 
Sound Department
Gary Cummings .... boom operator
Romain Drouillon .... french dubbing mixer
Zane Hayward .... supervising sound editor
Ben Hooper .... sound mixer
Adam Horley .... adr recordist
Mark Paterson .... sound re-recording mixer
Philip Syvertsen .... assistant sound technician
Keith Tunney .... production sound mixer
Keith Tunney .... sound editor
Robert Weatherall .... mix technician
Robert Karlsson .... dolby sound consultant (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Laurence Harvey .... first armourer
Jason Troughton .... special effects supervisor
Mark Vanstone .... senior technician
 
Visual Effects by
Charlotte Collings .... DI producer
Tom Russell .... senior colourist
 
Stunts
Wayne Docksey .... stunts
Paul Kennington .... stunts
Kai Kolstad Rødseth .... stunt coordinator
Thomas Skjørestad .... stunts
Kai Kolstad Rødseth .... stunt performer (uncredited)
Brynjulv Wasa .... stunts (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
David Agha-Rafei .... second assistant camera
Jeremy Fusco .... first assistant camera
Mark Hamilton .... camera operator
Gard Holby .... lighting technician
Thomas Lund .... gaffer
Øystein Lundstrøm .... second unit photographer
Kjetil Mathiesen .... best boy electrical
Simon Thorpe .... key grip
Nick Wall .... unit & specials photographer
 
Casting Department
Abigail Barbier .... adr voice casting
Jessica Cameron .... casting assistant
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Alan Flyng .... wardrobe
Irina Kotcheva .... costume supervisor
Kate Lawes .... costume assistant
 
Editorial Department
Ian Cunningham .... vfx editor
Thomas Goldser .... assistant editor
Steve Harrow .... post-production consultant
Garry Maddison .... assistant colourist
Ben McIlveen .... digital intermediate editor
Joe Parsons .... assembly editor
Tom Russell .... senior colorist
 
Location Management
Adriene Whitwell .... location scout (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Tamas Kurina .... music recording engineer
Christopher Nickel .... orchestrator
Nick Taylor .... score mixer
Alison Wright .... music supervisor
Mikael Carlsson .... soundtrack producer (uncredited)
 
Transportation Department
Brynjulv Wasa .... driver
 
Other crew
Dave Booys .... production assistant
Andrew Michael Buckley .... military adviser
Jamie Cook .... caterer
Matt Curtis .... titles designer
Elisabeth Dahl .... adr loop group
Laura Goldfinch .... runner
Cédric Gonella .... distribution
James Greenslade .... production legal
Stephan Grothgar .... adr loop group
Tony Hood .... military advisor
Tony Hood .... production manager
Sam Peter Jackson .... adr loop group
Rachel James .... production accountant
Klemens Koehring .... adr loop group
Gabe Lowe .... production assistant
Marek Oravec .... adr loop group
Harry Serjeant .... production coordinator
Fernando Tiberini .... adr loop group
Brynjulv Wasa .... production assistant
 
Thanks
Andrew Buckley .... special thanks
 

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This motion picture's opening title card reads: "France - May 1940".See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: After Rains is pushed from the platoon and is confronted by RMP Company Sergeant Major the collar of his shirt is lifted a bit on the back. In the next scene the collar is tidy.See more »

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3 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
Not actively bad, but definitely unsatisfying, 6 July 2013
Author: Wizard-8 from Victoria, BC

I am always up for a good World War II "men on a mission" movie. Emphasis on "good". This British production is quite lacking in a number of areas that at the end make the movie overall unsatisfying. The first flaw is the budget. I realize that this didn't have a Hollywood budget, and I did see that the production squeezed every last penny they had, but much of the movie looks kind of skimpy. But the movie could still have worked had it not been for the next problem - much of the movie is not exciting. After the opening action sequence, it takes forever for the next true action scene to come along. And the footage between is not very interesting - it's lacking a sense of humor, colorful characters, and original situations. Things do pick up a little in the second half of the movie due to some nice scenery and some okay action, but this material is too little and too late. While the movie isn't actively bad, it's more often than not bland, and even Brits in the audience with an interest in World War II will likely grow weary with the movie some time before the end credits start rolling.

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