The Wild Geese
The Wild Geese (1978)

Sir Edward Matherson (Stewart Granger) is upset by the goings-on in an African nation which have deprived the industrialist of his usual profits from his copper mines there. He decides to fund an expedition by mercenary soldiers to put the… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: September 27, 2005
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Critic Score: 60% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Brian Mckay
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When you're in the mood for a high-caliber, top-notch Brit action film, you can't do much better than "The Wild Geese".

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Phil Hubbs
Ah now this would or could be called 'Where Eagles Dare' set in Africa, after all that was the full intention of its director, to make a start studded… More
Tsubaki Sanjuro
Wild Bunch vibe, with a british flavour. In many ways this has the soul and form that was lacking in The Expendables. British people truly are more badass by… More
Anthony Lawrie
It's hard to take The Wild Geese seriously, it is instead purely enjoyed as both a nostalgia trip and an example of 'it shouldn't be half as fun… More
Khris N
An action war thriller which takes the best parts of the Dirty Dozen, the Dogs of War and others and rolls them into this hectic flick with more than a touch of… More
Al S
A big, spectacular and explosive good time for two hours. It's smart, very funny and loaded with non-stop action. A classic action movie that you cant help… More
Danny Rovira
A entertaining good old blood and guts action-adventure, starring the late Richard Burton in a first-rate performance as a fearless veteran mercenary, Colonel… More