Dark of the Sun (also known as The Mercenaries in the UK) is a 1968 adventure-war film starring Rod Taylor, Yvette Mimieux, Jim Brown, and Peter Carsten. The film, which was directed by Jack Cardiff, is based on Wilbur Smith's 1965 novel, The Dark of the Sun. The story about a band of mercenaries sent on a dangerous mission during the Congo Crisis was adapted into a screenplay by Ranald MacDougall. Critics condemned the film on its original release for its graphic scenes of violence and torture.

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  • Katanga ist ein britischer Kriegsfilm aus dem Jahre 1968 von Jack Cardiff mit Rod Taylor und Yvette Mimieux. Er basiert auf dem Roman Schwarze Sonne (Originaltitel: The Dark of the Sun) von Wilbur Smith. (de)
  • Le Dernier Train du Katanga (The Mercenaries) est un film britannique de Jack Cardiff sorti en 1968. (fr)
  • Buio oltre il sole (The Mercenaries) è un film del 1968 diretto da Jack Cardiff e tratto dal romanzo L'ombra del sole di Wilbur Smith. I principali interpreti sono Rod Taylor e Yvette Mimieux. (it)
  • The Mercenaries (br: Os Mercenários / pt: O Último Comboio do Katanga) é um filme britânico-estadunidense de guerra lançado em 1968, dirigido por Jack Cardiff. Baseado no livro Dark of the Sun de Wilbur Smith, é estrelado por Rod Taylor, Yvette Mimieux, Jim Brown e Kenneth More. Música de Jacques Loussier. O filme é também conhecido nos Estados Unidos pelo título de Dark of the Sun. (pt)
  • Dark of the Sun (also known as The Mercenaries in the UK) is a 1968 adventure-war film starring Rod Taylor, Yvette Mimieux, Jim Brown, and Peter Carsten. The film, which was directed by Jack Cardiff, is based on Wilbur Smith's 1965 novel, The Dark of the Sun. The story about a band of mercenaries sent on a dangerous mission during the Congo Crisis was adapted into a screenplay by Ranald MacDougall. Critics condemned the film on its original release for its graphic scenes of violence and torture. (en)
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  • Original film poster by Frank McCarthy
  • Paperback edition
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  • Edward Scaife
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  • United Kingdom
  • United States
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  • Ernest Walter
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  • Thriller
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  • Revenge
  • The Chase
  • The Mission
  • Infiltration
  • Claire and Curry
  • Claire's First Appearance
  • Clare and Curry Alternate
  • Curry Kills Henlein
  • Curry and the Diamonds Pt. 1
  • Curry and the Diamonds Pt. 2
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  • Curry's Plan/Ruffo's Death
  • Dr. Wreid
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  • Friendly Natives Having Fun Pt. 1
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  • Main Theme From Dark of the Sun
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  • The Doctor Is Found
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  • The Mercenaries
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  • Katanga ist ein britischer Kriegsfilm aus dem Jahre 1968 von Jack Cardiff mit Rod Taylor und Yvette Mimieux. Er basiert auf dem Roman Schwarze Sonne (Originaltitel: The Dark of the Sun) von Wilbur Smith. (de)
  • Le Dernier Train du Katanga (The Mercenaries) est un film britannique de Jack Cardiff sorti en 1968. (fr)
  • Buio oltre il sole (The Mercenaries) è un film del 1968 diretto da Jack Cardiff e tratto dal romanzo L'ombra del sole di Wilbur Smith. I principali interpreti sono Rod Taylor e Yvette Mimieux. (it)
  • The Mercenaries (br: Os Mercenários / pt: O Último Comboio do Katanga) é um filme britânico-estadunidense de guerra lançado em 1968, dirigido por Jack Cardiff. Baseado no livro Dark of the Sun de Wilbur Smith, é estrelado por Rod Taylor, Yvette Mimieux, Jim Brown e Kenneth More. Música de Jacques Loussier. O filme é também conhecido nos Estados Unidos pelo título de Dark of the Sun. (pt)
  • Dark of the Sun (also known as The Mercenaries in the UK) is a 1968 adventure-war film starring Rod Taylor, Yvette Mimieux, Jim Brown, and Peter Carsten. The film, which was directed by Jack Cardiff, is based on Wilbur Smith's 1965 novel, The Dark of the Sun. The story about a band of mercenaries sent on a dangerous mission during the Congo Crisis was adapted into a screenplay by Ranald MacDougall. Critics condemned the film on its original release for its graphic scenes of violence and torture. (en)
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  • Katanga (Film) (de)
  • Le Dernier Train du Katanga (film) (fr)
  • Buio oltre il sole (it)
  • Dark of the Sun (en)
  • The Mercenaries (pt)
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