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9 Ratings

Operation Thunderbolt

Mivtsa Yonatan

Directed by Menahem Golan
Israel, 1977
Action, Drama


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.

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Operation Thunderbolt Directed by Menahem Golan

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1978 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film

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