Who Dares Wins (1982)

Genres - Action, Adventure, Spy Film  |   Sub-Genres - Action Thriller, Political Thriller  |   Release Date - Aug 26, 1982 (USA - Unknown)  |   Run Time - 125 min.  |   Countries - UK  |   MPAA Rating - R
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Released in the U.S. under the title The Final Option, this action thriller was produced and set in Great Britain. The British Special Air Services, an anti-terrorist group, is pitted against an organization of international terrorists who plan to take over the U.S. Embassy in London and hold everyone hostage. Captain Skellen (Louis Collins), a member of the Special Air Services, assumes a false identity in order to infiltrate the terrorists, who are rogue members of the anti-nuclear-weapons movement -- and uncover their plans. Judy Davis appears as Frankie, a key member of the anti-nuclear group.

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politician, Britain, commando, detective, diplomat, espionage, hostage, nuclear-holocaust, terrorism, underground [counterculture]