The great escape

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  • A high-security German prisoner-of-war camp in 1942 holds only known troublemakers and risk-takers, all of whom are determined to pull off the war's most daring escape.


  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1963.
  • Based upon the book by Paul Brickhill.
  • Special features: Documentary on the making of The great escape (24 mins.); original theatrical trailer.
  • DVD ; Dolby digital.
  • In English and French ; with English, French and Spanish subtitles.
  • Closed-captioned.
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