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Cast a Giant Shadow (1966) was a Adventure - Drama Film directed by Melville Shavelson and produced by Melville Shavelson and Michael Wayne.

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Emma Marcus: Next week, he's going in a convoy to Jerusalem. And he's dictating from memory every army training manual he can remember. He says they need it more than the Bible.
Mrs. Chaison: Did he happen to mention who he's dictating the Song of Solomon to?


Col. David 'Mickey' Marcus: You've got no choice. Hit those tanks with everything.
Maj. Safir: Risk the entire force?
Col. David 'Mickey' Marcus: They don't know it's a whole force! Go for broke. This has gotta be the biggest bluff since the invention of falsies.


Emma Marcus: I guess I'm proud of you. But I'm so damn tired of being proud of you.


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During filming in August 1965 John Wayne enraged director Melville Shavelson with his views on the Watts Riots.
Michael Douglas' movie debut.
Director Melville Shavelson and Kirk Douglas fought throughout the shoot. At one point, Shavelson even walked off the set, leaving his assistant to take over for the day.
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