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Attack Force Z (1981)

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John Phillip Law John Phillip Law
Lieutenant J.A.
Mel Gibson Mel Gibson
Captain P.G.
Sam Neill Sam Neill
Sergeant D.J.
Chris Haywood Chris Haywood
Able Seaman A.D. 'Sparrer' Bird
John Waters John Waters
Sub Lt. Ted 'Kingo' King
Chun Ku Chun Ku
Rice farmer
Sylvia Chang Sylvia Chang
Chien Hua
O Ti O Ti
Shaw Hu


Written by
Roger Marshall Roger Marshall


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Has its charms, but too hit-and-miss

1 month, 2 weeks ago at Dec 8 7:28
Falling under the "Ozploitation" banner, 1981's Attack Force Z is a low-budget war movie that at once endeavours to be a proper historical document and a Roger Corman-esque action flick. Engineered by Ozploitation luminary Tim Burstall (Alvin Purple, Eliza Fraser), this Australian production is based on the exploits of a real-life team of elite commandos known as the Z Special Unit, or the Z Force... read more
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PvtCaboose91 posted a review 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Has its charms, but too hit-and-miss

“Falling under the "Ozploitation" banner, 1981's Attack Force Z is a low-budget war movie that at once endeavours to be a proper historical document and a Roger Corman-esque action flick. Engineered by Ozploitation luminary Tim Burstall (Alvin Purple, Eliza Fraser), this Australian production is based on the exploits of a real-life team of elite commandos known as the Z Special Unit, or the Z Force, which operated during World War II and consisted of Australian, British and New Zealander soldiers. It's a concept with serious potential, especially given other "men on a mission" movies like The Dirty Dozen and Inglorious Basterds, but this particular story cannot do justice to the concept. It's not entirely unappealing, as it's entertaining up to a certain point and at least it never feels di” read more

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" First Viewing Viewing Date: December 7th Via: Blu-ray Plot: A group of Australian commandos launch a secret mission against Japanese forces in World War II."


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