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An American colonel who has never been in combat is assigned to create a special forces unit from Canadian Army troops and a ragtag group of U.S. Army misfits.
This movie has some of Utah's most famous boxers. Gene Fullmer who was a world Middleweight champion famous for beating Sugar Ray Robinson twice. Gene's brother Don who was an American Middleweight Champion, and Rex Layne who once challenged Rocky ... ...
Lt. Col. Robert T. Frederick:
They say you find what something is worth when you pay for it.
At the beginning of the film Captain Cardwell draws a handgun and shoots a rattlesnake, then twirls the pistol before holstering it. An experienced gun-hand would never twirl a double action revolver for fear of an accidental discharge. However, the double action pull weight is about 14 pounds so it could be spun without causing a discharge.
The copyright date in the opening credits is MCMXLVIII, which would be 1948, not 1968, when the film was actually produced.
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