Play Dirty (1969)

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  • Written on the Sand Alternative
  • Written in the Sand Alternative

Synopsis

A group of mercenaries operating behind the German and Italian lines in north Africa during the last war. Screenplay by Lotte Colin and Melvyn Bragg Based on the book by Pierre Boulle.

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