R | | Action, Adventure, Drama
The film was made in response to the TWA Flight 847 hostage crisis. Menahem Golan even sent his Assistant Director to Israel, to cover the event, and come up with an ending to the film, even sneaking him across the border to do so.
Ingrid... you are a brave woman.
When The ATW plane is taxiing for takeoff from Beirut Airport, McCoy is seen coming up behind two jeep loads of terrorists firing on the plane. McCoy takes them out, and they explode on the runway almost in front of the ATW airliner, yet the plane takes off, with McCoy climbing on board, and the wreckage of the jeeps are nowhere in sight.
The original UK cinema version was cut by 1 min 24 secs by the BBFC to obtain a 15 rating with edits to head and body kicks from fight scenes and to remove a shot of a gun being forced into a man's mouth. The cuts were fully restored in all 18-rated video releases.
English, Arabic, Hebrew, Greek
$5,959,505 17 February 1986
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