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Film of the Week: The Great Escape


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Steve McQueen , James Garner Richard Attenborough
In World War II the Nazis brought together all the PoW escape artists in one ' escape-proof camp-Stalag Luft North. This is the story of the Allied officers who proved them wrong, as the Germans unwittingly assembled the finest escape team in military history!
Producer and director JOHN STURGES
This Week's Films: page 11


Unknown: Steve McQueen
Unknown: James Garner
Unknown: Richard Attenborough
Director: John Sturges
HiltS: Steve McQueen
Hendley: James Garner
Bartlett: Richard Attenborough
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Film of the Week: The Great Escape

BBC One London, 2 December 1973 19.25

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