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    Born on February 19, 1924 in New York, New York

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Convoy (1969)

Lee Marvin as "Ben Rumson"

In this musical based on the Broadway show, Ben Rumson (Lee Marvin) happens upon a wrecked wagon containing a dead man and his surviving brother, Pardner (Clint Eastwood), in the wilds of California during the Gold Rush. At the burial, they discover gold dust and stake a claim. Soon a mining camp dubbed "No Name City" emerges, rife with lonely men starved for female companionship. When a polygamist Mormon arrives looking to sell off a wife (Jean Seberg), a bidding war commences.

Golden Globe (1969) Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

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'The Dirty Dozen': How The Combat Classic Created The Modern Action Movie

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Gary Susman on Jun 13th 2012, 9:43AM

Jun 13th 2012, 9:43AM

Actors We Miss: Lee Marvin

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Jeffrey M. Anderson on Feb 18th 2011, 3:30PM

Feb 18th 2011, 3:30PM

Scenes We Love: The Dirty Dozen

Posted by
Alison Nastasi on Dec 7th 2010, 3:45PM

Dec 7th 2010, 3:45PM

Actors We Miss: Lee Marvin

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Alison Nastasi on Sep 21st 2010, 5:32AM

Sep 21st 2010, 5:32AM

Their Best Role: Michael Caine

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Alison Nastasi on Jul 7th 2010, 5:02PM

Jul 7th 2010, 5:02PM

Zak Penn is Writing Dirty Dozen Remake

Posted by
Christopher Campbell on Jul 6th 2007, 5:01AM

Jul 6th 2007, 5:01AM

Caption This: We Have a Winner!

Posted by
Martha Fischer on Apr 24th 2006, 2:07PM

Apr 24th 2006, 2:07PM

Just what we need: a new Dirty Dozen

Posted by
Martha Fischer on Mar 13th 2006, 3:00AM

Mar 13th 2006, 3:00AM

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