PG | | Action, Adventure, Thriller
When terrorists take over two oil rigs, and threaten to blow them up if their demands are not met, an eccentric anti-terrorism expert volunteers his unique commando unit to stop them.
In June 1981, one year after the film was released, the Bo 105 helicopter that appears in several scenes in the film was forced to ditch in the Atlantic Ocean while carrying an under-slung load to the Ballagh Rocks lighthouse off the Donegal coast ... ...
I was telling the Admiral your men are so well drilled they'll be able to find their way around Esther with their eyes shut.
ffolkes: If any one of my men moves round anything with his eyes shut I shall personally gouge them out! It's time for a drink.
Admiral Brindsen: Bit ...
When ffolkes arrives at the railway station, it cuts to a British Rail high density suburban-type Diesel Multiple Unit arriving at the station. It then cuts back to ffolkes walking towards the train, and the train is now a cross-country type train with side corridor and compartments.
$805,511 (USA) (20 April 1980)