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Source: The Official Trailer for "The Great Escape".

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Directed by John Sturges, and written by James Clavell (screenplay), "The Great Escape" (also known as "Grande fuga, La", "Gesprengte Ketten") is an Action/Adventure/Drama/History/Thriller/War film, released on July 04 of 1963 in the USA , starring Steve McQueen, James Garner, Richard Attenborough, James Donald, Charles Bronson and Donald Pleasence.

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The Great Escape
(Source: The Official Trailer)

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More details about "The Great Escape":

Released on July 04 of 1963 in the USA, "The Great Escape" (also known as "Grande fuga, La", "Gesprengte Ketten") is an Action/Adventure/Drama/History/Thriller/War film directed by John Sturges, and written by James Clavell (screenplay) , starring Steve McQueen (Capt. Hilts "The Cooler King"), James Garner (Flight Lt. Hendley "The Scrounger"), Richard Attenborough (Squadron Leader Roger Bartlett "Big X"), James Donald (Group Capt. Ramsey "The SBO"), Charles Bronson (Flight Lt. Danny Velinski "The Tunnel King") and Donald Pleasence (Flight Lt. Colin Blythe "The Forger").

Here are memorable quotes from "The Great Escape"
It looks, after all, as if you will see Berlin before I do.(Hannes Messemer/"Col. von Luger")
We have in effect put all our rotten eggs in one basket. And we intend to watch this basket carefully.(Hannes Messemer as "Col. von Luger")

John Sturges (director) and James Garner have also collaborated in Hour of the Gun, released in 1967 (Wyatt Earp (Tombstone city marshal/U.S. marshal)). As an actor, James Garner has performed in movies such as Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood, released in 2002 as Shepard James 'Shep' Walker, Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001) in which he plays Commander Lyle Tiberius Rourke, Shoot-Out at Medicine Bend (1957) (Sgt. John Maitland), One Little Indian (1973) in which he plays Cpl. Clint Keyes, HealtH (1980) in which he portrays Harry Wolff, and The Wheeler Dealers (1963) (Henry Tyroon).

John Sturges (director) and Steve McQueen have collaborated in The Magnificent Seven, released in 1960 (Vin), Never So Few (1959) in which Steve McQueen plays Bill Ringa. As an actor, Steve McQueen has been seen in movies such as Somebody Up There Likes Me, released in 1956, Never So Few (1959) playing Bill Ringa, The Great St. Louis Bank Robbery (1959) portraying George Fowler, The Thomas Crown Affair (1968) (character: Thomas Crown), Le Mans (1971) playing Michael Delaney, and An Enemy of the People (1978) in which he plays Doctor Thomas Stockmann.

Information about John Sturges (film maker of "The Great Escape"):

John Sturges was an American director, and producer. John Sturges has directed movies such as Hour of the Gun, released in 1967, McQ (1974), The Hallelujah Trail (1965), Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957), The Capture (1950), and Jeopardy (1953).

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Source: The Official Trailer for "The Great Escape".

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