In April 1980, armed gunmen stormed the Iranian Embassy in Princes Gate, London and took all inside hostage. Over the next six days a tense standoff took place, all the while a group of highly trained soldiers from the SAS prepared for a raid the world had never seen.
London 1980, the world witnessed a new way to tackle terrorism.
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Did You Know?
'Box 500', stated in a political meeting as the source for critical intelligence on one of the embassy terrorists, is the Civil Service nickname for Britain's Security Service, aka MI5. See more
Every time the terrorists speak, the caption on the screen says "speaking Arabic". The language they are speaking is not Arabic and this happens throughout the entire film. See more
We can't negotiate in the bloody press!
References The Final Option