A Major with an attitude problem and a history of getting things done is told to interview military prisoners with death sentences or long terms for a dangerous mission; To parachute behind enemy lines and cause havoc for the German Generals at a rest house on the eve of D-Day. Written by
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Train them! Excite them! Arm them!...Then turn them loose on the Nazis!
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's character is credited as "Napoleon Jefferson" in the original US trailer. See more
After the scene where the Dirty Dozen remove the weapons from the regular soldiers they can be heard laughing and taunting the Colonel as Major Reisman watches. However, their mouths are closed. See more
Capt. Stuart Kinder
[while the dozen are cavorting with the prostitutes in the guards' barracks
I wonder if any of them even know it's Mother's Day.
Major John Reisman
[glances at Kinder and pauses briefly
The opening credits don't occur until 10 minutes into the film. While it is common nowadays for films to have a pre-credits sequence, it was considered innovative in 1967. See more
Happy Idiot Waltz
Music by Miklós Rózsa See more