The Dirty Dozen
The Dirty Dozen (1967)

Director Robert Aldrich took what he considered a hopelessly old-fashioned script by Lukas Heller and Nunnally Johnson and fashioned The Dirty Dozen into one of MGM's biggest moneymakers of the 1960s--and the sixth highest-grossing film… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: April 28, 1998
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Critic Score: 95% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Common Sense Media

Aldrich manages to use his time well, focusing on character traits and never letting the pace become bogged down.

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Christopher Smith
Bangor Daily News (Maine)

One of those movies in which you ask yourself, "So, who isn't in this movie?" The answer? Not many.

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Chuck O'Leary

A macho male fantasy that still plays to the inner rebel in all viewers who harbor such a streak.

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Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

However trite the scenario looks now, it's still better than all but the best of its copycats.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It's a cholesterol-free action-packed war drama and not a tale about an unsanitary egg carton.

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Steve Crum

Classic and extremely popular WWII actioner directed by Robert Aldrich.

Emanuel Levy

Boasting an all-male star cast, headed by Lee Marvin and Charles Bronson, this funny, nasty and brutal WWII actioner is Robert Aldrich's most popular film, a cult classic that changed the conventions of the war genre.

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John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

...we expect action-adventure flicks to embroider reality. This one does so without stretching credibility to the breaking point and provides a good time in the process.

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Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum

Upped the level of violence in cinema by leaps and bounds, and was a great movie, to boot!

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In the 1960's and 1970's so many action films have grace the big screen, providing some truly classic and thrilling moments for the viewer. With an… More
Kristijonas Fussman
A humorous and engaging war-film with an all-star cast and well-paced direction from Robert Aldrich. It's so funny to see Donald Sutherland young again,… More
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A classic action flick. It's a thrilling, wickedly funny and action-packed adventure filled with stars, excitement and a great story. It's The… More
Melvin White
Major John Reisman: You know what to do, feed the French and shoot the Germans!  "Train them! Excite them! Arm them!... Then turn them loose on the… More
Mark Hobin
The quintessential all male action-adventure film. 12 prisoners convicted of violent crimes, can save themselves by volunteering for a suicide mission.… More