Watch The Great Escape

"Put a fence in front of these men...and they'll climb it..."

Based on the book of the same name by Paul Brickhill which was in turn based on the real life escape from Stalag Luft III during the second World War, The Great Escape is full of suspense, history and stirring moments. Featuring a star studded cast as the escaping POWs including Steve McQueen, James Garner, Richard Attenborough, Charles Bronson, Donald Pleasence and James Coburn the time is 1943 and the setting is a tightly secured German camp for the most determined group of Allied soldiers. Banding together they weather tragedy, failure and hardship all while desperate to escape the Nazis.

| 1963 | 2 hr 52 min | 8.2/10
John Sturges
The Great Escape

Watch The Great Escape Trailer

Watch The Great Escape Online - Watch online anytime anywhere: Stream, Download, Buy, Rent

The Great Escape is currently available to watch and stream, download, buy, rent on demand at Tribeca Shortlist, Amazon, Vudu, Google Play, FandangoNow, iTunes, YouTube VOD online.