Dark of the sun by Jack Cardiff

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Published by Warner Home Video in Burbank, CA .

Written in English

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  • Drama,
  • Mercenary troops,
  • Film adaptations,
  • History

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A mercenary unit rolling on a steam train across the Congo, headed for the dual tasks of rescuing civilians imperiled by rebels and recovering a cache of diamonds.

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Other titlesMercenaries
StatementMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by George Englund ; directed by Jack Cardiff ; screenplay by Quentin Werty, Adrian Spies
SeriesWB Archive collection, Archive collection
ContributionsMacDougall, Ranald, adapter, screenwriter, Brown, Jim, 1936- actor, More, Kenneth, 1914-1982, Taylor, Rod, 1930-2015, actor, Mimieux, Yvette, actor, Loussier, Jacques, composer, Smith, Wilbur A., Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Warner Home Video (Firm)
LC ClassificationsPN1997 .D37 2011
The Physical Object
Format[videorecording] /
Pagination1 videodisc (101 min.)
Number of Pages101
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26934677M

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