The Great Escape (1963)

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Allied prisoners of war plan for several hundred of their number to escape from a German camp during World War II.


  • Steve McQueen with Dir. of "Great Escape, The" John Sturgess at Goldwyn studios
  • Steve McQueen and director, John Sturgess, at Goldwyn Studios, 1960.
  • John Sturges in The Great Escape (1963)
  • Steve McQueen in The Great Escape (1963)
  • James Garner in The Great Escape (1963)

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Cast & Crew

Top Billed Cast


John Sturges


Paul Brickhill (book), James Clavell (screenplay), W.R. Burnett (screenplay)


Release Date:

4 July 1963


English, German, French, Russian, Spanish

Country of Origin


Box Office


$4,000,000 (estimated)

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