The Devil's Brigade
- 2 hr 10 min
The Devil’s Brigade is a 1968 war drama with a large all-star cast headed up by William Holden. It is based on a true story based on a joint American-Canadian commando unit that that was known as The Devil’s Brigade. The plot centers on the attempt to penetrate a Nazi stronghold. Holden plays Lieutenant Colonel Robert T. Frederick and Cliff Robertson plays Major Alan Crown. Colonel Frederick is ordered to put together a commando unit comprising Americans and Canadians. Fans of WW II movies such as The Dirty Dozen and Bridge on the River Kwai will enjoy The Devil’s Brigade.