Directed by John ‘Bud’ Cardos
Starring Ernest Borgnine, Robert Vaughn, Oliver Reed
A star-studded film that rings true during today’s war on terror, starring Ernest Borgnine (Marty, The Wild Bunch), Robert Vaughn (The Magnificent Seven, The Man From U.N.C.L.E.) and Oliver Reed (The Three Musketeers, Gladiator). Retired Colonel Smith (Borgnine), along with his pack of mercenaries, set out ot rescue his CIA agent son, who has been taken prisoner by a terrorist army after a rebel uprising. The group must face a heavily armed fortress, and an East German officer who specializes in torture on Skeleton Coast, in order to save his life. Will the pack be able to stand up to the sadistic colonel (Vaughn) and other villainous scoundrels they must face along the way, or will they die trying? Skeleton Coast is The Dirty Dozen meets The Wild Bunch by way of Platoon.