The Dirty Dozen

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The Dirty Dozen is a 1967 war movie starring Lee Marvin and featuring an ensemble supporting cast including Ernest Borgnine, Charles Bronson, Jim Brown, John Cassavetes, George Kennedy, Robert Ryan, Telly Savalas, Robert Webber and Donald Sutherland with Trini Lopez. It was directed by Robert Aldrich.[1]

The screenplay is based on the 1965 bestseller by E. M. Nathanson.[2][3]

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  1. "The Dirty Dozen". Turner Classic Movies. Retrieved February 29, 2016.
  2. Yardley, William (February 13, 2013). "Jake McNiece, Who Led Incorrigible D-Day Unit, Is Dead at 93". The New York Times. Retrieved April 8, 2016.
  3. "World War II soldier John (Jack) Agnew, whose unit inspired 'Dirty Dozen,' dies at 88". New York Daily News. Associated Press. April 12, 2010. Retrieved April 8, 2016.