The Great Escape (1962)

Great Escape
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 2hr 48mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation, Adventure
Keywords 1940s, Germany, jailbreak, Nazi, prison, prisoner, soldier, true story, WWII
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Karl Otto Alberty Actor Steinach 1 1000027
John Sturges Director n/a 2 2000001
John Sturges Producer n/a 3 3000001
George Mikell Actor Dietrich 1 1000026
Ulrich Beiger Actor Preissen 1 1000025
Robert Freitag Actor Posen 1 1000022
Heinz Weiss Actor Kramer 1 1000023
Til Kiwe Actor Frick 1 1000024
James Clavell Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
W R Burnett Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Fernando Carrere Art Director art direction 183 9000001
Bert Henrikson Costume Designer costume design 169 13000001
Emile Lavigne Makeup n/a 353 13000002
Elmer Bernstein Music n/a 120781 8000001
Ferris Webster Editor n/a 172 7000001
Paul Bricknill Source Material (from novel) n/a 120793 4000003
Jack Reddish Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
Daniel L Fapp Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Hans Reiser Actor Kuhn 1 1000021
Harry Riebauer Actor Strachwitz 1 1000020
James Coburn Actor "The Manufacturer" Sedgwick 1 1000007
David McCallum Actor Ashley-Pitt 1 1000008
Gordon Jackson Actor MacDonald 1 1000009
Donald Pleasence Actor "The Forger" Blythe 1 1000006
Charles Bronson Actor Danny Velinski 1 1000005
James Garner Actor "The Scrounger" Hendley 1 1000002
Richard Attenborough Actor "Big X" Bartlett 1 1000003
James Donald Actor Senior Officer Ramsay 1 1000004
John Leyton Actor Willie 1 1000010
Angus Lennie Actor "The Mole" Ives 1 1000011
Lawrence Montaigne Actor Haynes 1 1000017
Hannes Messemer Actor Von Luger 1 1000018
Robert Graf Actor Werner 1 1000019
Tom Adams Actor Nimmo 1 1000016
Robert Desmond Actor "The Tailor" Griffith 1 1000015
Nigel Stock Actor Cavendish 1 1000012
Jud Taylor Actor Goff 1 1000013
William Russell Actor Sorren 1 1000014
Steve McQueen Actor "Cooler King" Hilts 1 1000001
Synopsis
Stalag Luft III is a maximum-security prisoner-of-war camp designed to be escape-proof, but the inmates have a daring plan to bust out hundreds of POWs in one night. Based on a true story.
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