North Africa 1943: The S.A.S. tally of enemy planes has surpassed 400 and Hitler is enraged, saying, "These men are dangerous and should be hunted down at all costs." A precedent had been set that would hardly ever falter -the S.A.S. had been born. Whether they are scaling the precipitous Jebel Akdhar fully laden at night, or abseiling through the blast-shattered windows of the Iranian Embassy this DVD contains the whole, remarkable story of Britain's elite fighting regiment. From those inhospitable deserts of North Africa to the depths of the uncharted jungles of Borneo the S.A.S. continue to redefine the role of Special Forces worldwide. Incorporating previously unseen footage and rare interviews The Story Of The S.A.S provides an account of its men's unparalleled determination and heroism. Also Includes Escape, Evasion, Survival This dramatic reconstruction of a four-man S.A.S. unit dropped into hostile territory follows their covert mission as they co-ordinate an attack on enemy positions. Discovered - they are engaged in combat, until finally the unit is captured and tortured. One man, however, escapes. This is the story of his battle for survival.
Joss Ackland, Bob Bennett, Johnny Cooper, Peter De La Billiere, Yony Deane-Drummond, Tony Jeapes, Eric Musk, Bob Seekings, Reg Seekings