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Play Dirty (1969)  link to Play Dirty on IMDb  

Number: 2968

poster Play Dirty

IMDb Rating:
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6.8/10 (2984 votes)

Country: UK, 118 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, German, Arabic

Genre(s): Drama, Adventure, War

Director(s): André De Toth

Video Codec: Unknown

The Dirty Dozen meets the Stiff Upper Lip. A British Petroleum executive (Sir Michael Caine) is assigned to work with the British Army in North Africa handling port duties for incoming fuels. This gives him the official rank of Captain in the British Army. The Colonel (Nigel Green), in charge of the Dirty Dozen, is told he must have a British officer accompany his men on a dangerous mission four hundred miles behind German lines and is saddled with the Petroleum executive, who tries to argue his way out by saying that his contract states he is to only work port duties. That argument is lost on the Brigade Commander (Harry Andrews), who simply points out that the executive is wearing a British uniform. The real leader of the Dirty Dozen (Nigel Davenport), a released prisoner, doesn't need or want the British officer, who's supposed to be in charge, but he's promised an extra two thousand British pounds sterling if he gets him back alive. Disguised as Italians, their trek across ...

Tagline: Forget the medals, throw away the rule book, if you want to survive.... Play Dirty


photo Michael Caine Michael Caine Capt. Douglas
photo Nigel Davenport Nigel Davenport Capt. Cyril Leech
photo Nigel Green Nigel Green Col. Masters
photo Harry Andrews Harry Andrews Brig. Blore
photo Patrick Jordan Patrick Jordan Maj. Alan Watkins

Medium: Unknown,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1