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

This picture, entitled "The Great Escape", has been posted on Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 in the fan-made gallery dedicated to "The Great Escape" (cinema).

"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), released in the USA on July 04 of 1963 . Steve McQueen and James Garner are starring, alongside Richard Attenborough, James Donald, Charles Bronson and Donald Pleasence.

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The Great Escape
(Source: The Official Trailer)

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This picture comes from the video of the trailer for "The Great Escape", as advised by the submitter.

More details about the film "The Great Escape":

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 in the USA on July 04 of 1963 . Steve McQueen (Capt. Hilts "The Cooler King") and James Garner (Flight Lt. Hendley "The Scrounger") are starring, alongside 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 has also directed Charles Bronson in Valdez, il mezzosangue, released in 1973 (character: Chino Valdez), The People Against O'Hara (1951), Never So Few (1959) portraying Sgt. John Danforth, The Magnificent Seven (1960) (Bernardo O'Reilly). As an actor, Charles Bronson has been seen in movies such as The Dirty Dozen, released in 1967 in which he plays Joseph Wladislaw, The Marrying Kind (1952), Kid Galahad (1962) playing Lew Nyack, Love and Bullets (1979) playing Charlie Congers, You Can't Win 'Em All (1970) portraying Josh Corey, and My Six Convicts (1952) (character: Jocko).

John Sturges (director) and Steve McQueen have collaborated in The Magnificent Seven, released in 1960 (character: 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, The Great St. Louis Bank Robbery (1959) (George Fowler), Hell Is for Heroes (1962) (character: Reese), The Getaway (1972) portraying Carter 'Doc' McCoy, The Blob (1958) playing Steve Andrews, and Nevada Smith (1966) as Nevada Smith/Max Sand/Fitch.

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

John Sturges was an American director, and producer. John Sturges has directed movies such as Kind Lady, released in 1951, The Magnificent Seven (1960), Joe Kidd (1972), The Eagle Has Landed (1976), The Satan Bug (1965), and Backlash (1956).

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

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