DIRTY DOZEN ONSET
Here’s another rare photo of Lee Marvin, this time he’s in costume, in character (save for the strange neckwear and ever present cigarette!), and waiting to be called to the set for the 1967 blockbuster, THE DIRTY DOZEN, his biggest hit and the one he’s most remembered for above all others.
It was during such moments of waiting in which Marvin’s anxiety level would peak, sometimes sending him to the nearest watering hole if the setup took too long as described in detail in Lee Marvin Point Blank. By the look on his face, the tension is indeed building….