|Out on:||Dual Format 5th June 2017|
They are convicts, psychos, lunkheads, losers – and champs at the box office and in action movie lore. Lee Marvin portrays a tough-as-nails major volunteered in the Army way to command a squad of misfits on a suicide mission against Nazi brass.
Charles Bronson, Jim Brown, John Cassavetes, Trini Lopez, Telly Savalas, Donald Sutherland and Clint Walker are among the 12 jailbirds who will earn their freedom if they survive. And Robert Aldrich (The Longest Yard ) directs, blending anti authority gibes with explosive excitement. Nominated for four Academy Awards®★, The Dirty Dozen won for Best Sound Effects.
Blu-ray Bonus Movie The Dirty Dozen: Next Mission - The 1985 Sequel with Lee Marvin, Ernest Borgnine and Richard Jaeckel Reprising Their Original Roles
Commentary by Cast Members Jim Brown, Trini Lopez, Stuart Cooper and Colin Maitland, Producer Kenneth Hyman, Original Novelist E.M. Nathanson, Film Historian David J. Schow and Veteran Military Advisor to Movies Capt. Dale Dye
Introduction by Ernest Borgnine
2 Exciting New Documentaries:
Armed and Deadly:The Making of The Dirty Dozen
The Filthy Thirteen : Real Stories from Behind the Lines
Marine Corps Combat Leadership Skills : Vintage Recruitment Documentary Featuring Lee Marvin
Vintage Featurette Operation Dirty Dozen
Soundtrack Remastered in Dolby Digital 5.1
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