The Commander

(1988)

Overview

Lewis Collins is back to leading mercenaries on the move in Southeast Asia. This time the cast is unusually good including Lee Van Cleef, Brett Halsey (Cop Game), Romano Puppo (Robowar), Mike Monty (Raiders of Atlantis), Bobby Rhodes (The Great Alligator), etc. Anyway, Van Cleef has Collins go on some random mission to locate a disc with all sorts of valuable crazy intelligence data on it. It just happens that Donald Pleasence, a random government official, hires another mercenary-for-hire Manfred Lehman to tag along and make sure the data ends up in the right hands. Van Cleef isn't taking any chances, and since he is crooked and murders Collins's other bosses quickly, he places Romano Puppo in the group as well to make sure the operation runs smoothly. Collins may not be too expressive but at least he seems to figure out quickly who's out to get him, so the mission continues with lots of double-crosses, twists and turns, and of course lots of explosions!

  1. Antonio Margheriti

    Director

  2. Tito Carpi

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Lewis Collins

    Lewis Collins

    Major Colby

  2. Lee Van Cleef

    Lee Van Cleef

    Col. Mazzarini

  3. Donald Pleasence

    Donald Pleasence

    Henry Carlson

  4. Brett Halsey

    Brett Halsey

    McPherson

  5. Manfred Lehmann

    Manfred Lehmann

    Mason / Hiccock

Full Cast & Crew

The Commander
The Commander

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Facts

Original Title Der Commander

Status Released

Release Information

  • April 28, 1988
    16
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Children 16 or older admitted, nobody under this age admitted.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 45m

Budget -

Revenue -

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