Raid on Entebbe (1976)

Director
Irvin Kershner

Main cast
Charles Bronson; Peter Finch; Yaphet Kotto; John Saxon; Jack Warden

Genres
Action, Drama, Thriller

Description
Based on a true Military operation by Israeli commandos. An Air France flight is hijacked by the PFLP. The plane has about 100 Jewish passengers. The plane is grounded in Uganda. Israelis would not negotiate. The movie then shows how less than 500 soldiers actually flew so far and rescued the passengers in one of the most successful Military operations in history. The only casualty for Israeli soldiers was Lt. Col. Jonathan "Yoni" Netanyahu..


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