Beneath Hill 60 (2010) DVD9
Based on the true story of mining engineer Oliver Woodward.
1916. Two massive armies facing each other along the Western Front have fought themselves to a standstill. The count down to the Battle of Messines Ridge has begun. The allies’ audacious plan to break the deadlock depends on a small company of Australian miners led by Captain Oliver Woodward.
These ordinary men from mining towns across Australia were given just two weeks military training before being thrust into the war. Poorly equipped, with scant regard for military etiquette, the miners’ task is to defend a leaking, labyrinthine tunnel system snaking beneath the Messines Ridge. The tunnels hide a deadly secret; a series of massive mines. If the plan succeeds it will produce the biggest explosion the world has ever known and could change the course of the war.

DVD9 | PAL 16:9 | 01:57:18 | 7.49 Gb + 3% rec
Language: English (Dolby AC3, 6 ch)
Subtitles: English
Genre: Drama, History, War

Director: Jeremy Sims
Cast: Brendan Cowell, Harrison Gilbertson, Steve Le Marquand, Alan Dukes, Alex Thompson
Country: Australia

> Audio Commentary with Jeremy Sims and David Roach
> Beneath Hill 60: Producer's Journal
> Trailer

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