The Wild Geese
The Wild Geese (1978)

In this action film, a group of mercenaries, lead by Colonel Allen Faulkner (Richard Burton) are hired by a wealthy British businessman to invade an African country and restore the former leader to power in order to secure British business… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: November 11, 1978
DVD Release Date: September 27, 2005
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Critic Score: 60% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Brian Mckay

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
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
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
Barry Lappin
Brilliant. Old Brits with guns and stuff....