Attack Force Z (1982)

Director
Tim Burstall

Main cast
John Phillip Law; Mel Gibson; Sam Neill; Chris Haywood; Sylvia Chang

Genres
Action, Drama, Foreign, War

Description
Tim Burstall directs then-up-and-comers Mel Gibson and Sam Neill in this action-packed Cannes Film Festival selection about the grim realities of World War II, a gritty drama based on actual events. Sent to rescue survivors from the site of a plane crash in the South Pacific, Capt. P.G. Kelly (Gibson) and his elite squad of Australian commandos must keep tabs on a defecting Japanese official who could hold the secret to peace.


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