Bomb Doctors: The Men With Nine Lives (2017)

Introduction

A unique glimpse into the terrifying world of disarming bombs, we see the filmmakers of this documentary being granted unprecedented access to the British Army’s Bomb Disposal Course, the most demanding training regime available.

Outline

Focusing on the conflict between Northern Ireland and the United Kingdom, The Men with Nine Lives gives us the inside story on how the British Army had to keep up a cat and mouse game of psychological oneupmanship where the terrorist and disposal expert must continually second-guess the other in a game where mistakes are nearly always fatal.

Through a number of interviews with ex-terrorists and veteran bomb disposal personnel, we hear the history behind this bloody conflict and the forever changing techniques of stopping a bomb going off evolved throughout.

Production & Filming Details

  • Production: Real Stories.
  • Release Date: 2017 (UK).
  • Running Time: 60 Minutes.
  • Country: UK.
  • Language: English.

YouTube Link

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.