here, was an amazingly versatile performer who could do anything from suave romance to light comedy to the gritty action required in this movie. The Birds (1963) and Hotel (1967) are just two of the many films of his we love.
...and it made some of the movie's posters such as this one.
Diamond Head (1962), Skyjacked (1972) and The Neptune Factor (1973) are only several of them.
here. This was his third feature film following a supporting role in Rio Conchos (1964) and a featured one in The Dirty Dozen (1967), another movie notable for the level of violence it contained. Brown was a top football running back who quit midstream to pursue a movie career when the two enterprises began to overlap.