The Wooden Horse (1950)

  |  Drama, History, War


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True story of three British POWs and their attempt to escape from Nazi Germany.


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27 August 2001 | the_old_roman
10
| Ingenious and well-acted war movie
The Wooden Horse is a very clever movie about a very clever and successful escape plan worked out by British POW's during World War II. It is superbly acted with a wry sense of humor, especially the lines expressed by the acid-tongues Leo Genn. Anthony Steele and David Tomlinson (later George Banks in Mary Poppins) are marvelous as the two heroes. The direction is taut and fast-moving throughout. Highly Recommended.

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Release Date:

7 September 1951

Language

English, German, Danish, French


Country of Origin

UK

Filming Locations

Denmark

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