The Devil's Brigade

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A rag-tag group of Canadian and American troops overcome their initial antagonism, turning themselves into a disciplined fighting force, only to find out that their planned mission has been cancelled. After requesting reassignment, the commandos are... read more
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A rag-tag group of Canadian and American troops overcome their initial antagonism, turning themselves into a disciplined fighting force, only to find out that their planned mission has been cancelled. After requesting reassignment, the commandos are sent on a patrol near the German lines in southern Italy. There, they capture an enemy-held village and are then given the seemingly impossible task of taking Mt. La Difensa.

Original Release

05/15/1968

Cast

William Holden Lt. Col. Robert T. Frederick
Cliff Robertson Maj. Alan Crown
Vince Edwards Maj. Cliff Bricker
Andrew Prine Pvt. Theodore Ransom
Jeremy Slate Sgt. Pat O'Neill
Claude Akins Pvt. Rocky Rockman
Jack Watson Cpl. Peacock
Richard Jaeckel Pvt. Omar Greco
Bill Fletcher Pvt. Bronc Guthrie
Richard Dawson Pvt. Hugh MacDonald
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Andrew V. McLaglen

Writers

William Roberts, Robert H. Adleman, George Walton

Cast

William Holden Lt. Col. Robert T. Frederick
Cliff Robertson Maj. Alan Crown
Vince Edwards Maj. Cliff Bricker
Andrew Prine Pvt. Theodore Ransom
Jeremy Slate Sgt. Pat O'Neill
Claude Akins Pvt. Rocky Rockman
Jack Watson Cpl. Peacock
Richard Jaeckel Pvt. Omar Greco
Bill Fletcher Pvt. Bronc Guthrie
Richard Dawson Pvt. Hugh MacDonald
Tom Troupe Pvt. Al Manella
Luke Askew Pvt. Hubert Hixon
Jean-Paul Vignon Pvt. Henri Laurent
Tom Stern Capt. Cardwell
Harry Carey Jr. Capt. Rose (as Harry Carey)
Michael Rennie Lt. Gen. Mark Clark
Paul Busch The German Captain
Karl-Otto Alberty German Soldier
Wilhelm von Homburg
Patric Knowles Adm. Lord Mountbatten

Producers

Editors

William T. Cartwright

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