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In July 1976, an Air France flight from Tel-Aviv to Paris via Athens was hijacked and forced to land in Entebbe, Uganda. The Jewish passengers were separated and held hostage in demand to release many terrorists held in Israeli prisons. After much debate, the Israeli government sent an elite commando unit to raid the airfield and release the hostages.
-Additionally, the 2006 film The Last King of Scotland includes the raid as a subplot, and the 1986 film The Delta Force portrays a fictional anti-hijacking operation modeled in part after Operation Entebbe. See more »
The Israeli commandos use brushes to paint the brown Mercedes black, but in subsequent scenes their black Mercedes has a shiny, factory finish. See more »
Sorry, this movie should never have been made. The warping of the truthful facts (terrorists hijacking a plane), the warping of the treatment of the hostages (again, these were terrorists with a strong hatred for Jewish people), and a terrible depiction of the actual raid (like it was as afterthought). Don't waste your time! I read the book and saw the original movie. Much more factual.
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