The great escape


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Physical Desc
1 videodisc (172 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.


General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1963.
General Note
"Based upon the book by Paul Brickhill"--Container.
General Note
For specific features see interactive menu.
Creation/Production Credits
Producer/director, John Sturges; music, Elmer Bernstein; screenwriters, James Clavell, W.R. Burnett; director of photography, Daniel L. Fapp; editor, Ferris Webster.
Steve McQueen, James Garner, Richard Attenborough, James Donald, Charles Bronson, Donald Pleasence, James Coburn.
A high-security German prisoner-of-war camp in 1942 holds only known troublemakers and risk-takers, all of whom are determined to pull off the war's most daring escape.
Target Audience
Not rated.
System Details
DVD ; Dolby digital.
In English and French ; with English, French and Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

McQueen, S., Garner, J., Attenborough, R., Donald, J., Bronson, C., Pleasence, D., Coburn, J., Brickhill, P., Sturges, J., Bernstein, E., Clavell, J., Burnett, W. R. 1., & Webster, F. (1998). The great escape (Widescreen version.). MGM Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Steve McQueen et al.. 1998. The Great Escape. MGM Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Steve McQueen et al.. The Great Escape MGM Home Entertainment, 1998.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

McQueen, Steve, et al. The Great Escape Widescreen version., MGM Home Entertainment, 1998.

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