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Release Date: 06/20/1963 (GB)

Original Language    :    English
Release Date    :    06/20/1963 (GB)
Genre    :    Adventure, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Time    :    02 Hours 53 Minutes
Budget    :    $4,000,000.00
Revenue    :    $11,744,471.00

Movie: The-Great-Escape-(1963)[5925] The Nazis, exasperated at the number of escapes from their prison camps by a relatively small number of Allied prisoners, relocate them to a high-security 'escape-proof' camp to sit out the remainder of the war. Undaunted, the prisoners plan one of the most ambitious escape attempts of World War II. Based on a true story.

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Written by John Chard on September 2, 2019
Not just great, simply magnificent more like! "Wait a minute, you aren't seriously suggesting that if I get thru the wire and case everything out there, and don't get picked up, to turn myself in and get thrown in the cooler for a couple of months so you can get the information you need" Smart, witty and directed with adroit hands by John Sturges, The Great Escape is standing the test of time as a joyous multi cast family favourite. Based on the real accounts of allied soldiers escaping en mass from a German POW camp back in 1942, the film is involving from start to finish, due in the mai... read the rest.

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