Sign up for your 2 week free trial

Great Escape, The (1963)


Rent 'Great Escape, The' today with Screenclick
Login to rate this movie
Genres:

Languages:
English

Reviews:

Released:

Format:
DVD

Director


Write review

5 out of 10 If you haven't seen this already...
Ken from Dublin, 21 Oct 2007
...the you haven't lived, an all time ageless classic that is utterly rivetting from beginning to end. I've seen it about three times and I rarely watch a move more than once. Great escapism too!
Was this review helpful to you? 
2 people out of 2 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
  

What's it about....
Arguably the best World War II adventure film ever made, John Sturges's dramatisation of the true story of a group of British, American, and Canadian POWs who executed a massive escape from Stalag Luft III in Upper Silesia in March 1944, stars Steve McQueen as the rebellious Virgil Hilts. The German high command has filtered out all the most talented escape artists of the Allies' and placed them in a POW camp specifically designed to foil any unwanted departures. Of course,...

(read more)






CUSTOMER ALSO RENTED
  • View The Chumscrubber
  • View Bridget Jones The Edge Of Reason
  • View Walking On Sunshine
  • View Marley And Me
  • View I Am Sam
  • View Funny Girl
  • View Shine
  • View Old Dogs
  • View Postman Pat: Christmas Eve
  • View The Tree Of Life (Blu-ray)
  • View Sleepless In Seattle
  • View A New York Winters Tale (Blu-ray)
  • View Mad Men Season 5
  • View Andrei Rublev
  • View Penguins Of Madagascar
  • View Bruno
  • View Need For Speed (Blu-ray)
  • View Valentines Day
  • View American Beauty
  • View Chi Kung For Health
  • View Rise Of The Guardians
  • View Meet The Robinsons (Blu-ray)
  • View Heartbreak Ridge
  • View Get Him To The Greek
  • View Takers (Blu-ray)
  • View Pirates Of The Caribbean 3 At Worlds End
  • View Let the Right One In
  • View Three Colours Blue
  • View Secretary
  • View Guardians Of The Galaxy
  • View All About Eve
  • View Sopranos, The - Series 4
  • View Crash
  • View Case 39
  • View Barbie Fairytopia
  • View Funny Lady
  • View Troll Hunter (Blu-ray)
  • View Contraband (Blu-ray)
  • View Safe House (Blu-ray)
  • View Olympus Has Fallen