Dark of the sun the mercenaries 1968 rod taylor plays capt. Its always tempting to start a post about a movie like dark of the sun by saying they dont make them like this any more. Dark of the sun scenes from uncut version dark of the. The mercenaries dark of the sun 1968 jack cardiff, rod. World war ii movie marathon in chronological order roy scheider movies. Mercenary soldiers jamie christopher walken and drew tom berenger are hired by a large corporation to liberate zangaro, a small. Mp3xvid, infohashc4c79dcd27a07a5fef4c3f8d27cf21e6ccbbeea2c204f560b57aea84387822c5b723967d4208a176145021777a6dbf. Stream dark of the sun full movie free in good quality without download online. The film is very taut and focused much like the lead character in the movie and stands up very well to the test of time. Dark of the sun 1968 download yify movie torrent yts. Dark of the sun also known as the mercenaries in the uk is a 1968 adventurewar film starring rod taylor, yvette mimieux, jim brown, and peter carsten. Watch dark of the sun 1968 online streaming full movie in hd for free. Dark of the sun is a film about a group of mercenaries who were hired by the president of an african nation to steal diamonds that are worth over fifty million dollars.
He and native congoan ruffo jim brown are to oversee the safe passage of a train. With rod taylor, yvette mimieux, peter carsten, jim brown. Dark of the sun 1968 watch hot english movies free online. Violent for its time, this movie still stands up well. Warner archives dvds are region free i understand so.
Released 1968, dark of the sun stars rod taylor, yvette mimieux, jim brown, kenneth more the pg movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 41 min, and received a score of out of 100 on metacritic. Rod taylor katanga dark of the sun soundtrack youtube. This action movie was released on 03 jul 1968 in the theater. Rod taylor and jim brown star in this twofisted adventure about a soldier of fortune recruited to shepherd a train through the blazing fury of a bloody civil war in the congo to save a band of refugees, recover a fortune in uncut diamonds.
But when i saw it on cable, i was very surprised by the violence in the film. A band of mercenaries led by captain curry travel through the congo across deadly terrain, battling rival armies, to. Dark of the sun 1968 yify download movie torrent yts. The second movie this week that features a crazy exnazi. Dark of the sun in the uk released under the title the mercenaries is a 1968 movie directed by jack cardiff about a group of mercenaries sent on a dangerous mission during the congo war. The first time i had seen dark of the sun was on late night television and it was edited. Curry rod taylor is a veteran soldieroffortune hired by the president of the congo for a three day mission. Jack cardiffs dark of the sun is as good as everyone says it is.
Notes about dark of the sun, 1968, directed by jack cardiff, with rod taylor, yvette mimieux, peter carsten, available from turner classic movies. The dark of the sun was the movie in 1968 thats directed by jack cardiff. Streaming dark of the sun 1968 full movie online hd free. The mercenaries dark of the sun 1968 rotten tomatoes. The film has some great action set pieces, violent in parts for 1968, but necessary as much worse was happening in real life. The film, which depicts the bloodsoaked war in the congo in the 1960s, maintains a steamy, edgy feel throughout while exploring the morality and motivations of the. Dark of the sun 1968 stream and watch online moviefone. Dark of the sun music from the original soundtrack. Once you select rent youll have 14 days to start watching the movie and 24 hours to finish it. The following weapons were used in the film dark of the sun. Dark of the sun is a 1968 adventurewar film starring rod taylor, yvette mimieux, jim brown, and peter carsten. Dozen and where eagles dare provides another salvo of volatile screen adventure with this strikeforce saga released in 1968. This, and the time machine are rod taylors best works. While we still can see uncut fight scene from this movie in some other versions, final fight scene in dark of the sun is nowhere to be found.
Along the way, the mercenaries are attacked by airplanes, fight rebel soldiers and encounter a timelocked vault with the diamonds. Set against the backdrop of baluba rebellion, the dark of the sun narrates the nightmarish journey of a trainload of mercenaries, led by the hero bruce curry, through the province of katanga during the chaotic days of the congo crisis. Bruce curry, a hardboiled mercenary leader in this raw, gritty action flick directed by jack cardiff. Watch dark of the sun movie trailers, exclusive videos, interviews from the cast, movie clips and more at. Dark of the sun, bluray, manufactured on demand, action adventure, 8885745560. Tarantino is a big fan of this one and after watching it, its no secret why. Starring rod taylor, yvette mimieux, jim brown, and kenneth more. The dark of the sun from wilbur smith is an action adventure novel, which is tremendously fast paced but extremely brutal and violent in narration. Peter carsten henlein original, undubbed voice during the fight with yvette mimieux claire is heard in trailer for the film. Dark of the sun dvdr 1968 warner archive collection. It has a similar tone to the dirty dozen, or force 10 from naverone both films i like a lot, but with added and explicit violence. Dark of the sun manufactured on demand on movies unlimited.
If u find any movie with download link unavailable leave a comment under that movie i will reupload quick. Commemorating rod taylor, we turn to dark of the sun, routinely dismissed as a nasty slice of thickear but admired by scorsese for its unflinching brutality and lean, efficient technique. Download this subtitles from our download location, see more details bellow. The restoration is so good that back projection is clearly seen.255 505 1023 1503 1433 707 1182 401 1491 710 1494 268 1611 350 714 570 907 225 886 275 87 833 1073 1229 1257 1492 465 888 208 618 1250 1131 1365 110 581 1350 458 131 497 527 179 501 1142