Garrison's Gorillas (1967–1968)

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Inspired by the film "The Dirty Dozen", this series chronicles the adventures of a group of convicts recruited into the U.S. Army by the offer of a post-war parole. Commanded by West Point ... See full summary »

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 Lt. Craig Garrison (26 episodes, 1967-1968)
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 Actor (26 episodes, 1967-1968)
Brendon Boone ...
 Chief (26 episodes, 1967-1968)
Christopher Cary ...
 Goniff (26 episodes, 1967-1968)
Rudy Solari ...
 Casino (26 episodes, 1967-1968)
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Inspired by the film "The Dirty Dozen", this series chronicles the adventures of a group of convicts recruited into the U.S. Army by the offer of a post-war parole. Commanded by West Point graduate, Lt. Garrison, the "Gorillas" function as commandos behind Nazi lines. Written by Marg Baskin <marg@asd.raytheon.ca>

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Comandos de Garrison  »

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The character named Goniff was a thief. In Yiddish, the word 'goniff' means thief. See more »

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In "24 Hours to Doomsday", there is a close-up of an Interflora sign - this episode is set in 1943, and Interflora was not formed until the second half of 1946. See more »

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The Best TV Programe
1 June 2010 | by (Shanghai, China) – See all my reviews

Maybe it is a normal TV Programe in the States, but in China, almost everybody know it. It was the second American TV/Movie played in China. Even the famous TV program like prison break, 24 hours could not catch up with it.

The character of Actor and Goniff are my best favor. The Chinese dubbing of five person are very good.

Although it was played before 20 years, but they still have plenty of fans in China. There is a funny story. In the year of the first play, plenty of insurance cabinet steal cases happened. It was said that the theft were influenced by the TV program.

I have bought DVD version, but it is not clear enough. So, does anyone know where can bought the DVD-9 standard disc? Thanks


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