The great escape

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Santa Monica, CA : MGM/UA Home Video, c1998.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (171 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.


General Note
Based on the book by Paul Brickhill.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1963.
With: trivia and production notes, 24 minute documentary on the making of the film, and original theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography: Daniel L. Fapp ; art director: Fernando Carrere ; film editor: Ferris Webster ; music by Elmer Bernstein.
Steve McQueen, James Garner, Richard Attenborough, Charles Bronson, James Coburn.
The true story of 76 allied airmen who plot a massive escape from Stalag 3, a maximum security prison in World War II. They struggle against overwhelming odds to obtain freedom.
Target Audience
Not rated.
System Details
DVD Dolby digital.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
For private home use only.
With English and French tracks and French and Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Sturges, J., McQueen, S., Garner, J., Attenborough, R., & Brickhill, P. (1998). The great escape (Widescreen version.). MGM/UA Home Video.

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

John Sturges et al.. 1998. The Great Escape. MGM/UA Home Video.

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

John Sturges et al.. The Great Escape MGM/UA Home Video, 1998.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Sturges, John, et al. The Great Escape Widescreen version., MGM/UA Home Video, 1998.

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