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The Great EscapePG

The Chiswick Cinema is delighted to mark the centenary year of Lord Richard Attenborough (1923 – 2014) with a retrospective of films programmed and organised with the generous support of Michael Attenborough CBE. Q&A events and future films will be added at later dates.

Allied prisoners of war plan for several hundred of their number to escape from a German camp during World War II.


Richard Attenborough • Steve McQueen • James Gardner


John Sturges

Running Time

172 minutes