Watch Escape to Athena
- 2 hr 5 min
Escape to Athena takes place during Nazi Germany. It follows the intriguing story of Major Otto Hecht, a German that's against Nazis who directs a World War II POW camp. The detainees, which include group of civilians and non-civilians of many different national, ethnic and political backgrounds, plan a getaway with a gathering of Greek partisans -- which are headed by Telly Savalas. It isn't so much that the Pows are disappointed with life behind cold metal bars - it's simply that they've been pressured into saving profitable craftsmanship treasures from the Nazis, and there's a probability of great financial benefit.