The Dirty Game

The Dirty Game (German: Spione unter sich, French: Guerre secrète, Italian: La guerra segreta) is a 1965 anthology spy film starring Henry Fonda and Robert Ryan.[1] Robert Ryan as American General Bruce is the link between three different spy stories, helmed by different directors; original James Bond director Terence Young and co-director Werner Klingler for the sequences in Berlin, Christian-Jaque for the French sequences, and Carlo Lizzani for the Italian sequences.

The Dirty Game
American release film poster by Reynold Brown
Directed byChristian-Jaque
Werner Klingler
Carlo Lizzani
Terence Young
Produced byRichard Hellman
Eugène Tucherer
Written byPhilippe Bouvard
Jacques Caborie
Ennio De Concini
Jo Eisinger
Jacques Rémy
StarringHenry Fonda
Music byRobert Mellin, Gian Piero Reverberi
CinematographyRichard Angst
Edited byFranco Fraticelli
Release date
  • 23 June 1965 (1965-06-23)
Running time
118 minutes
CountriesUnited States
West Germany


A man tells of three different spy missions he took part in.


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  1. ^ Hal Erickson (2011). "New York Times: The Dirty Game". Movies & TV Dept. The New York Times. Baseline & All Movie Guide. Archived from the original on 20 May 2011. Retrieved 20 October 2008.

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