Escape to Athena

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"The patriot, the professor, the comic and the stripper, were fighting for what they believed in. Getting rich!"
  • PG
  • 1979
  • 2 hr 5 min
  • 5.7  (4,901)

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
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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 a 1979 adventure movie with a runtime of 2 hours and 5 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.7.

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  • Release Date
    1979
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    2 hr 5 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.7  (4,901)