Escape to Victory

Escape to Victory

  • PG
  • 1981
  • 1 hr 50 min
  • 6.7  (27,817)
  • 57

Victory is an action sports film that was released in 1981. The film follows a group of American prisoners of war who are being held in Nazi occupied France during the Second World War. The group of soldiers is forced to participate in a soccer game against Nazi soldiers in order to show that the German soldiers are far superior to the Americans. The group of American soldiers trains in order to beat the Germans during the game. At the same time the Allied top brass make plans to rescue the soldiers during the game. This eventually leads to the soldiers putting off their escape plans in order to gain victory, and they then go about the process of escaping back to Britain. Victory was directed by John Huston. The film was written by Yabo Yablonsky, Djordje Milicevic, Jeff Maguire, and Evan Jones. The film features an all-star cast of Michael Caine, Sylvester Stallone, and world famous footballer Pelé.

Escape to Victory
Victory
Victory

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Victory is an action sports film that was released in 1981. The film follows a group of American prisoners of war who are being held in Nazi occupied France during the Second World War. The group of soldiers is forced to participate in a soccer game against Nazi soldiers in order to show that the German soldiers are far superior to the Americans. The group of American soldiers trains in order to beat the Germans during the game. At the same time the Allied top brass make plans to rescue the soldiers during the game. This eventually leads to the soldiers putting off their escape plans in order to gain victory, and they then go about the process of escaping back to Britain.

Victory was directed by John Huston. The film was written by Yabo Yablonsky, Djordje Milicevic, Jeff Maguire, and Evan Jones. The film features an all-star cast of Michael Caine, Sylvester Stallone, and world famous footballer Pelé.

Escape to Victory is a 1981 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 50 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.7 and a MetaScore of 57.

Escape to Victory is available to watch free on IMDb TV. It's also available to stream, download and buy on demand at FuboTV, Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent Escape to Victory for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    1981
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    1 hr 50 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.7  (27,817)
  • Metascore
    57