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"The patriot, the professor, the comic and the stripper, were fighting for what they believed in. Getting rich!"
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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.

Escape to Athena is an Adventure, Comedy, War movie that was released in 1979 and has a run time of 2 hr 5 min. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.7.

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| 1979 | 2 hr 5 min | 5.7/10
Roger Moore, Telly Savalas, David Niven, Stefanie Powers
George P. Cosmatos
Produced By
Lew Grade, David Niven Jr., Jack Wiener

Also directed by George P. Cosmatos, George Pan Cosmatos