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Ultimate Force 

This action adventure series follows the exploits of Sergeant Henno Garvie and his colleagues who make up Red Troop, a crack SAS team. Stopping the release of a lethal anthrax mutation, ... See full summary »

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Rob Heyland, Chris Ryan
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Ross Kemp ...  SSgt. Henry 'Henno' Garvie / ... 21 episodes, 2002-2006
Miles Anderson ...  Col. Aidan Dempsey / ... 17 episodes, 2002-2006
Christopher Fox ...  Cpl. Louis Hoffman / ... 14 episodes, 2002-2006
Danny Sapani ...  Cpl. Ricky Mann 13 episodes, 2002-2005
Jamie Draven ...  Cpl. Jamie Dow 12 episodes, 2002-2003
Alex Reid ...  Capt. Caroline Walshe 11 episodes, 2002-2003
Tony Curran ...  Cpl. Sgt. Pete Twamley / ... 11 episodes, 2002-2003
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This action adventure series follows the exploits of Sergeant Henno Garvie and his colleagues who make up Red Troop, a crack SAS team. Stopping the release of a lethal anthrax mutation, infiltrating an anti-capitalist group set on assassination and a life-or-death bank siege are among the missions facing the troopers as they put their lives on the line at the sharp end of Britain's most elite fighting force. Henno's reputation is at stake when an operation goes wrong in the complex political jigsaw of Northern Ireland. There is a tragedy on a combat survival weekend and the team find their skills, stamina and close-knit bond pushed to the limit when they are sent to hunt out a suspected war criminal in Bosnia. Written by Anonymous

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Action | War

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 September 2002 (UK) See more »

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Nepokolebljivi See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Bentley Productions See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(11 episodes) (seasons 1-2) | (4 episodes) (season 3) | (pilot episode)

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Pete twamley is a corporal and is referred to as sergeant in s2 episode 3 by his captain See more »

Goofs

In the last episode of the second season, where the team have to go into a former Russian Republic to rescue Colonel Dempsey and a minister, Caroline tells the boys to load up the Land Rover and they are shown putting their gear into a Land Rover Discovery. Later when she and Jamie are driving into the country, they are driving a Chrysler Jeep Cherokee. See more »

Quotes

Sgt. Pete Twamley: [after rescuing the CO and another hostage, Twamley bangs on a poster with the phrase "Diamonds are forever" and a picture of a diamond on it.] Diamonds are not forever, dead is.
Cpl. Ricky Mann: True, very, very true.
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Connections

Referenced in Screenwipe: Episode #5.3 (2008) See more »

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Ultimate, what more can you say
24 July 2003 | by shifty_daveSee all my reviews

This is probably the most entertaining drama series that has been on tv for a long while. The important thing to remember with it though, is that it is supposed to be entertaining and not a documentary, something that many people seem to have missed when reviewing it, therefore some of the storylines are going to be a bit far fetched and some characters will not seem realistic. It is the mix of characters though that make the programme so great. Ross Kemp is hard as nails and to quote Colonel Aidan Dempsey (Miles Anderson) is "the best soldier, in the best regiment in the best army in the world". Ricky Mann (Danny Sapani) is the comedian in the troop and Pete Twamley (Tony Curran) is the archetypal lary scotsman. All of the other characters add their own ingredients to the recipe to create the best dinner you will ever eat. Buy the first series boxset, you'll love it you will, you'll love it.


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