• The Devil's Brigade (1968)

The Devil's Brigade

Release Date: 1968

DVD Release Date: May 7th, 2002

Not Yet Rated |2 hr 10 min

Plot Summary

At the onset of World War II, American Lt. Col. Robert Frederick (William Holden) is put in charge of a unit called the 1st Special Service Force, composed of elite Canadian commandos and undisciplined American soldiers. With Maj. Alan Crown (Cliff Robertson) leading the Canadians and Maj. Cliff Bricker (Vince Edwards) the acting head of the American contingent, there is initial tension -- but the team comes together when given a daunting mission that few would dare to attempt.

Cast: William Holden, Cliff Robertson, Vince Edwards, Michael Rennie, Dana Andrews, Gretchen Wyler, Andrew Prine, Claude Akins

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen

Genres: War

Production Co: United Artists

Keywords: Rivalry , Sacrifice , Quest , Emotional , 1940s , Soldier ,