The Dirty Dozen
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1967
Director: Robert Aldrich
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 012569-793958
Running time: 2:30 (150 Min.)
Casetype: HD Slim
Format: 1.78:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: April 17, 2007
Collection type: Owned (#4175)
Status: Available
Purchase date: November 18, 2014
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 8 / 10
Review (video): 9 / 10
Overview
They are convicts, psychos, lunkheads, losers – and champs at the box office and in 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.

**Other 1967 Nominations: Best Supporting Actor (Cassavetes), Film Editing and Sound.
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Genres
Drama
War
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Media Companies:
 • Turner Entertainment Company
 • Warner Bros. Entertainment
 • Warner Home Video
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
French  Dolby Digital 5.1
Spanish  Dolby Digital Mono
Commentary  Dolby Digital Surround
Subtitles
English
French
Spanish
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Introduction by Ernest Borgnine, 1985 TV Movie
Crew
Direction
Robert Aldrich....Director
Writing
Nunnally Johnson....Screenwriter
Lukas Heller....Screenwriter
E. M. Nathanson....Original Material By
Production
Kenneth Hyman....Producer
Cinematography
Edward Scaife....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Michael Luciano....Film Editor
Music
De Vol....Composer
Frank De Vol....Song Writer
Mack David....Song Writer
Sibylle Siegfried....Song Writer
Sound
Franklin Milton....Sound
Claude Hitchcock....Sound
John Poyner....Sound Editor
Art
W. E. Hutchinson....Art Director
Cliff Richardson....Visual Effects
Ernest Gasser....Make-up Artist
Walter Schneiderman....Make-up Artist
Cast
Lee Marvin....Major Reisman
Ernest Borgnine....General Worden
Charles Bronson....Joseph Wladislaw
Jim Brown....Robert Jefferson
John Cassavetes....Victor Franko
Richard Jaeckel....Sergeant Bowren
George Kennedy....Major Max Armbruster
Trini Lopez....Pedro Jiminez
Ralph Meeker....Captain Stuart Kinder
Robert Ryan....Col. Everett Dasher Breed
Telly Savalas....Archer Maggott
Donald Sutherland....Vernon Pinkley
Clint Walker....Samson Posey
Robert Webber....General Denton
Tom Busby....Milo Vladek
Ben Carruthers....Glenn Gilpin
Stuart Cooper....Roscoe Lever
Robert Phillips....Corporal Morgan
Colin Maitland....Seth Sawyer
Al Mancini....Tassos Bravos
George Roubicek....Pvt. Arthur James Gardner
Thick Wilson....General Worden's Aide
Dora Reisser....German Officer's Girl
Gerard Heinz....German Officer (uncredited)
John Hollis....German Adjutant (uncredited)
Richard Marner....German Sentry (uncredited)
Suzanne Owens....Prostitute (uncredited)
Frederick Schiller....German General (uncredited)