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Lukas Heller (characters)
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Release Date:
4 February 1985 (USA) See more »
They're back... and deadlier than ever!
Major Reisman is "Volunteered" to lead another mission using convicted army soldiers, sentenced to either death or long prison terms... See more » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Lee Marvin ... Maj. John Reisman

Ernest Borgnine ... Gen. Worden

Ken Wahl ... Louis Valentine

Larry Wilcox ... Tommy Wells

Sonny Landham ... Sam Sixkiller

Richard Jaeckel ... MP Sgt. Clyde Bowren
Wolf Kahler ... Gen. Sepp Dietrich

Gavan O'Herlihy ... Conrad E. Perkins

Ricco Ross ... Arlen Dregors
Stephen Hattersley ... Otto Deutsch

Rolf Saxon ... Robert E. Wright
Jay Benedict ... Didier Le Clair
Michael John Paliotti ... Baxley
Paul Herzberg ... Reynolds
Jeff Harding ... Sanders

Sam Douglas ... Anderson
Russell Sommers ... Gary Rosen

Michael Sheard ... Adolf Hitler
Bruce Boa ... Colonel
John Malcolm ... Field Marshal Meisterlein

William Morgan Sheppard ... German General (as Morgan Sheppard)
Crispin Denys ... Schmidt
Denis Holmes ... Gen. Pierre Fontaine
Alan Barry ... Gen. Bulldog Bardsley
Don Fellows ... Gen. Trent Tucker
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Billy Dean ... Nazi Officer
Mike Kent ... German Soldier
Charles Bodycomb ... GI Harley Outrider (uncredited)

Derek Lyons ... G.I. (uncredited)

Directed by
Andrew V. McLaglen 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Lukas Heller  characters
Nunnally Johnson  characters
Michael Kane 
E.M. Nathanson  novel

Produced by
Frederick Muller .... associate producer
Harry R. Sherman .... producer
Original Music by
Richard Harvey 
Cinematography by
John Stanier (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Alan Strachan 
Production Design by
Peter Mullins 
Art Direction by
William Alexander  (as Bill Alexander)
Set Decoration by
Robin Tarsnane 
Costume Design by
Betsy Heimann 
Makeup Department
Stevie Hall .... hair stylist
Jane Royle .... makeup artist
Production Management
Bruce A. Pobjoy .... post-production supervisor
Steven P. Saeta .... production supervisor
Ted Zachary .... executive in charge of production
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Peter Bennett Jr. .... second assistant director
Callum McDougall .... third assistant director
Michael Zimbrich .... first assistant director
Art Department
Brian Payne .... property master
Steve Payne .... stand-by props
Sound Department
Milan Bor .... sound re-recording mixer
Don Deacon .... sound editor
Paul Le Mare .... production sound mixer
Special Effects by
David Beavis .... special effects supervisor (as Dave Beavis)
Roy Alon .... stunts (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
John Dimond .... gaffer
Ian Foster .... clapper loader: second unit
Larry Park .... best boy
Peter Versey .... assistant camera
David Wynn-Jones .... camera operator
Anthony Stanier .... camera trainee (uncredited)
Casting Department
Joseph D'Agosta .... casting: US
Allan Foenander .... casting: UK
Other crew
Marilyn Clarke .... script supervisor
Russell Lodge .... location manager
Gary Nixon .... assistant accountant
Jennie Raglan .... production coordinator

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Dirty Dozen 2" - International (English title) (informal title)
"Dirty Dozen II" - International (English title) (informal title)
"Dirty Dozen: Next Mission" - International (English title) (informal title)
"The Dirty Dozen 2" - International (English title) (informal title)
"The Dirty Dozen II" - International (English title) (informal title)
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95 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

This tele-movie's director, Andrew V. McLaglen, prior to this film had directed the movie The Devil's Brigade (1968), a movie that is considered in film history to be a "Dirty Dozen" influenced picture.See more »
Anachronisms: Both in the courtroom and in General Worden's office you see a modern American flag with 50 stars, even though that flag first came into production in 1960, with Alaska becoming an American state in 1959 and Hawaii following the year after.See more »
Tommy Wells:[working on the broken-down Mercedes] For this car, the war is over.
Sam Sixkiller:Thought you said this was a good car, Otto.
Otto Deutsch:It's not the car's fault.
Louis Valentine:No, it's yours.
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Movie Connections:
References The Dirty Dozen (1967)See more »


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15 out of 18 people found the following review useful.
very entertaining if you don't take it seriously, 23 October 2006
Author: solar12 from United States

I recommend purchasing the double feature DVD set of the original Dirty Dozen and it's 1985 made for television sequel Dirty Dozen: The Next Misssion. It's a very entertaining package that also includes a documentary on the making of The Dirty Dozen and documentary on the real life Filthy Thirteen. My favorite part of the set is Dirty Dozen: The Next Mission. It's cartoony yet infinitely re-watchable and highly entertaining if you don't take it seriously. The two other Dirty Dozen sequels are also available in a double feature DVD package. All three sequels have plenty of humor and action. They are a great way to spend a few hours kicking back with a quality beverage. Give the Dirty Dozen double feature DVDs a spin.

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