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The Dirty Dozen


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Wartime adventure starring Lee Marvin
Emest Borgnine
Major Reisman's Second World War mission -to lead a covert operation behind enemy lines and destroy a specified target - is a tough one. Especially when his team is to be made up of 12 prisoners convicted for violent crimes. Widescreen.
Director Robert Aldrich (1967.15)
Digital widescreen Subtitled. 7934 ♦ See Films: pages 50-56 **** # What do you mean, you've neverseen ... ? Page 47


Unknown: Lee Marvin
Unknown: Emest Borgnine
Director: Robert Aldrich
Major Reisman: Lee Marvin
General Worden: Ernest Borgnine
Colonel Everett Dasher-Breed: Robert Ryan
Victor Franko: John Cassavetes
Robert Jefferson: Jim Brown
Samson Posey: Clint Walker
Archer Maggott: Telly Savalas
Joseph Wladislaw: Charles Bronson
Colonel Denton: Robert Webber
MajorMaxArmbruster: George Kennedy
Sergeant Bowren: Richard Jaeckel
Pedro Jiminez: Trini Lopez
Captain Stuart Kinder: Ralph Meeker
VemonPinkley: Donald Sutherland

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