Steve McQueen stars in this classic war drama based on the book by Paul Brickhill.
During World War II, a collection of hardened Allied prisoners are kept in an escape-proof German camp. Led by Big X (Richard Attenborough), the men formulate a plan for a mass breakout, digging three tunnels named Tom, Dick and Harry.
The team behind the escape includes near-blind forger of passports Colin Blythe (Donald Pleasence), claustrophobic Danny Velinski (Charles Bronson) and the independent American 'Cooler King' (McQueen).
Steve McQueen, James Garner, Donald Pleasence, David McCallum, James Coburn, Richard Attenborough, Charles Bronson, Gordon Jackson