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Who Dares Wins (26-Aug-1982)

Director: Ian Sharp

Writers: George Markstein; Reginald Rose

Based on a book: The Tiptoe Boys by James Follett

Keywords: Action/Adventure, Terrorism

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Lewis Collins
27-May-1946 27-Nov-2013 Bodie on The Professionals
Judy Davis
23-Apr-1955   A Passage to India
Paul Freeman
18-Jan-1943   Raiders of the Lost Ark
Ingrid Pitt
21-Nov-1937 23-Nov-2010 Countess Dracula
Robert Webber
14-Oct-1924 19-May-1989 12 Angry Men
Richard Widmark
26-Dec-1914 24-Mar-2008 Kiss of Death
Edward Woodward
1-Jun-1930 16-Nov-2009 The Equalizer


Review by John (posted on 8-Feb-2005)

After reading some pretty foul reviews on Who Dares Wins, I thought it time to give another view. I saw this in 1982 when first released. I was a 22 year old who had been pretty bored with the other films going around. Yes, I was a fan of 'Lewis Collins' of course, and also 'Edward Woodward', so yes I maybe a little biased. BUT, I can honestly say that for me, with the great soundtrack (which I have never found) and some great action sequences, made this film, for me, a favourite. OK, it got a little slow in some areas but when you put them in context with the film, made a great build up to a very exiting last 15 minutes. for god's sake people, stop putting down a good movie. come on Collins, get back to England and do more like this. We need it.

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