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Old 23rd December 2011, 11:37 AM
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The Wild Geese (Arrow Video)



One Last Pay Day... One More Chance To Die!

Legendary hell-raisers Richard Burton and Richard Harris, along with a coolly detached Roger Moore are aging mercenaries with a taste for fine liquor, drawn together for a late but extremely lucrative pay day in The Wild Geese, an African adventure soaked in booze, gunfire and bloodshed.

Colonel Allen Faulkner (Burton) is secretly back in London to accept the task of reinstating an African leader deposed in a violent military coup, but without the combat skills of his two old friends, there isn’t going to be a mission. With his two reliable loose cannons in place, Faulkner and the team enact a text book rescue operation but disaster is close at hand when the cynical multinational who set up the whole deal turns the tables, striking a new deal with the local despot which sees The Wild Geese trying to escape with their lives intact.

The Wild Geese are ready for one last mission so finish your drinks and relive this classic old school British action adventure today.

THIS EDITION CONTAINS
- Reversible sleeve with 3 original poster artworks and newly commissioned artwork cover
- Double-sided fold-out artwork poster
- Collector’s booklet featuring brand new writing on the film by Ali Catterall, author of British Cult Movies Since the Sixties

BLU-RAY CONTAINS:
- High Definition Presentation of the film
- Audio commentary with Roger Moore, producer Euan Lloyd and second unit director John Glen
- World Premiere Newsreel Footage
- Original Trailer
- Plus more special features to be announced!

Starring Richard Burton, Roger Moore, Richard Harris, Hardy Krüger and Stewart Granger
Directed by Andrew V. McLaglen
Produced by Euan Lloyd

Original Art by Graham Humphreys

1.85:1 Aspect Ratio
2.0 Stereo Audio
Optional English SDH subtitles
Feature and extras 1080/24p Region B

RRP £24.99
Blu-ray Released 02/07/12
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Old 23rd December 2011, 11:49 AM
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I've never thought much of this film, but I suspect it will be a big seller for Arrow!
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Awesome movie! Great news!
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Old 23rd December 2011, 01:37 PM
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Who Dares Wins, The Wild Geese. Excellent news to start the Christmas holidays.
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Old 23rd December 2011, 01:49 PM
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Lovely artwork.
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this is one brilliant action film!
got the dvd of THE WILD GEESE already w/extras and shorter doc on producer
but I find its one of these films I never get tired of watching
looking forward to the bd if Arrow do a good job
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Brilliant film! Shame I already have the German release Still, good to see Arrow release a film like this, It makes me think a BD release of THE SEAWOLVES is a real possibility
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Am I the only one who is perplexed as to why the word 'damn' has been censored on the cover?
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Am I the only one who is perplexed as to why the word 'damn' has been censored on the cover?
Its always been that way.
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Its always been that way.
Weird.

I've actually never seen this...
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Am I the only one who is perplexed as to why the word 'damn' has been censored on the cover?
thats always been stupid
and they still have censored
just looked at Arrow cover again
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Weird.

I've actually never seen this...
If you like Where Eagles Dare and The Dirty Dozen then this is for you.

One of the classic "men on a mission" movies.
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