This rousing French Foreign Legion actioner stars Gene Hackman as an expatriate American who leads a band of new Legion recruits on a mission to defend an archeological dig in post-WWI Morocco. In the sweltering desert heat, the soldiers must battle Arab forces led by a fanatical leader. Terence Hill, Max von Sydow, Ian Holm, and Catherine Deneuve also star. 107 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English; Subtitles: English.