Play Dirty
Play Dirty (1969)

Captain Douglas (Michael Caine) is the British army leader who is ordered to lead a band of mercenaries into the desert. Their mission is to knock out an enemy fuel reserve. The inexperienced captain contends with a veteran Colonel (Nigel… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: January 1, 1969
DVD Release Date: April 24, 2007
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Christopher Lloyd
Sarasota Herald-Tribune

A fine, memorable performance by Nigel Davenport, as a man who's as calculating as he is black-hearted. He works for the Brits, but one senses that if the Germans offered him more money, switching sides would pose no dilemma.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The pic more than holds its own with The Dirty Dozen , in fact I enjoyed it more and found it more subversive.

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Stella Dallas
tougher, grittier and just better than 'the dirty dozen.' probably one of the best final films in any director's career
Randy Tippy
A politely edgy offering from director Andre De Toth, featuring the indomitable Mr. Michael Caine.