The Fatal Mission - Netflix
In 1942, Chinese Expeditionary Force suffered heavy casualties in their effort to expel the Japanese from Burma. A year later, the Chinese received intel that Japanese might be developing biological weapon. They sent a small specialized squad to stop the Japanese plot. To accomplish the mission, the team must cross over the raging Nujiang river, overcome the harsh landscape of Savage Mountain, and infiltrate the Japanese camp without detection.
Runtime: 45 minutes
The Fatal Mission - The Dirty Dozen - Netflix
The Dirty Dozen is a 1967 American war film directed by Robert Aldrich, released by MGM, and starring Lee Marvin. The picture was filmed in the United Kingdom and features an ensemble supporting cast including Ernest Borgnine, Charles Bronson, Jim Brown, John Cassavetes, Robert Ryan, Telly Savalas, Robert Webber and Donald Sutherland. The film is based on E. M. Nathanson's novel of the same name that was inspired by a real-life group called the “Filthy Thirteen”. In 2001, the American Film Institute placed the film at number 65 on their 100 Years... 100 Thrills list.
The Fatal Mission - Awards and nominations - Netflix
2006: AFI's 100 Years...100 Cheers – Nominated
The film was nominated for four Academy Awards, winning in the category Best Sound Effects. Actor in a Supporting Role (John Cassavetes) Film Editing (Michael Luciano) Sound Sound Effects (John Poyner) (won) Also, the film is recognized by American Film Institute in these lists: 2001: AFI's 100 Years...100 Thrills – No. 65 2003: AFI's 100 Years...100 Heroes & Villains: The Dirty Dozen – Nominated Heroes
The Fatal Mission - References - Netflix