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The Great Escape


The Numbers Rating: 8.00 (1 votes) Rate it - Rating Details
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 92% - Fresh
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $11,744,471
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Production Budget:$4,000,000
Theatrical Release: August 8th, 1963 (Wide) by MGM
Video Release: May 7th, 2013 by Fox Home Entertainment
Keywords: War, World War II, Escape, Inspired by a True Story, Intertitle, Prison Break, Nazis, Ensemble, War Crimes
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction

Cast

Steve McQueen    Captain Virgil Hilts
James Garner    Flight Lt. Bob Anthony 'The Scrounger' Hendley
Richard Attenborough    Squadron Leader Roger Bartlett 'Big X'
Donald Pleasance    Flight Lieutenant Colin Blythe
James Coburn    Flying Officer Louis Sedgwick
Charles Bronson    Flight Lieutenant Danny Willinski
David McCallum    Ashley-Pitt 'Dispersal'

Production and Technical Credits

Director    John Sturges