Savalas is brought in to oversee security at a South African diamond mine after some thefts are discovered. Fonda, another security officer, is sent to lure the thieves out into the open, but instead he enlists a group of former soldiers of fortune (O'Brian, Simpson, Lee) to help him pull
off the biggest heist the mine has ever seen. Not surprisingly, the highlight of the film is the security-busting break-in and attendant breakout and chase. Competently put together, KILLER FORCE packs plenty of action and violence, though the story is occasionally far-fetched. Prerelease
publicity suggested that Jack Palance had originally signed on for the role played by Hugh O'...