Dark Of The Sun

Dark Of The Sun

Rod Taylor
Director: Jack Cardiff Cast: Rod Taylor
Rod Taylor
, Yvette Mimieux
Yvette Mimieux
, Jim Brown
Jim Brown
Jack Cardiff

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Overview

Curry (Rod Taylor) is a veteran soldier-of-fortune hired by the president of the Congo for a three day mission. He and native Congoan Ruffo (Jim Brown) are to oversee the safe passage of a train through hostile enemy territory and bring back some uncut diamonds and a human cargo of fugitives loyal to the Congo cause. The two employ the drunken Doctor Wreid (Kenneth More) and a suspicious ex-Nazi named Henlein (Peter Carsten). The quartet, along with 40 of the Congo's best soldiers, try to maneuver the train against the rebel forces and save the beautiful missionary Claire (Yvette Mimieux) at no extra charge. The action takes place in the wake of the political unrest that swept the Congo in the 1950s.

Product Details

Release Date: 07/22/2011
UPC: 0883316342909
Original Release: 1968
Rating: PG
Source: Warner Archives
Time: 1:41:00
Sales rank: 7,599

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Rod Taylor Captain Bruce Curry
Yvette Mimieux Claire
Jim Brown Sergeant Ruffo
Kenneth More Dr. Wreid
Peter Carsten Henlein
Calvin Lockhart Ubi
Andre Morell Bussier
Guy Deghy Deluge
Bloke Modisane Cpl. Kataki
Olivier Despax Surrier
Alan Gifford Jansen
David Bauer Adams
Murray Kash Cochrane
John Serret Father Dominic
Danny D. Daniels Gen.Moses

Technical Credits
Jack Cardiff Director
Roy Baker Sound/Sound Designer
George Englund Producer
Jacques Loussier Score Composer
Cliff John Richardson Special Effects
Edward Scaife Cinematographer
Elliot Scott Art Director
Adrian Spies Screenwriter
Ernest Walter Editor
Quentin Werty Screenwriter

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