He was seriously considered for the role of Gen. Stanislaw Sosabowski in A Bridge Too Far (1977), which was directed by his The Great Escape (1963) co-star Richard Attenborough. However, Gene Hackman was eventually cast.
One of the ironies is that I made my breakthrough in movies shot in Europe that the Japanese thought were American movies and that the Americans thought were foreign.
Long thin moustache
Charles Dennis Buchinsky
Ehrenfeld, Pennsylvania, USA
Los Angeles, California, USA
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