The Diamond Mercenaries

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

The Diamond Mercenaries (1976, USA/Swiss) is a Crime film directed by Val Guest.


Main Details

  • Released in 1976
  • Color
  • Runtime: 95 min
  • Rated: R
  • Production Co: Houtsnede Maatschappij N.V. | Kilarney | Michelangelo
  • Distribution Co: American International Pictures (1976) (USA) (theatrical) | Ambassador Film Distributors (1976) (Canada) (theatrical) | Tuschinski Film Distribution (1976) (Netherlands) (theatrical)
  • Directed by Val Guest
  • Written by Val Guest, Gerald Sanford, Michael Winder
  • Starring Telly Savalas, Peter Fonda, Hugh O'Brian, Christopher Lee, O.J. Simpson, Maud Adams
  • Produced by Nat Wachsberger, Patrick Wachsberger, Robert Wachsberger
  • Original Music by Georges Garvarentz
  • Cinematography by David Millin
  • Film Editing by Bill Butler

Plot Summary

  • A five-man team of professionals undertake a daring robbery at a diamond mine.

Also Known As

  • Killer Force (USA)
  • Diamond Devils
  • Die Söldner (Germany)
  • Los Mercenarios de los Diamantes (Spain)


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