The Dirty Dozen

TitleThe Dirty Dozen
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication1967
AuthorsAldrich, Robert
Running Time150 min
Date Released06/1967
DistributorMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer
CountryUnited States
Publication Languageeng
Abstract

A British army major selects 12 violent convicts and offers them their freedom if they will complete a nearly suicidal mission in Nazi-ocupied France that will aid Allied operations for the upcoming invasion of Normandy. Based on the best-selling 1965 novel by E.M. Nathanson.

Cast

Lee Marvin, Ernest Borgnine, Charles Bronson, Jim Brown, John Cassavetes, Richard Jaeckel, George Kennedy, Trini Lopez, Ralph Meeker, Robert Ryan, Telly Savalas, Donald Sutherland, Robert Webber, Clint Walker

Credits

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer; Kenneth Hyman Production; directed by Robert Aldrich. Producer: Kenneth Hyman; screenplay: Nunnally Johnson and Lukas Heller; cinematography: Edward Scaife; editing: Michael Luciano; music: De Vol.

Genre

War, Feature Film, Drama

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