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The Wooden Horse

Dramatisation of one of the most ingenious escape bids of World War II. In camp Stalag Luft III, the Nazis have built the prisoners' huts so far from the fence that underground escape is virtually impossible. One British officer, inspired by the tale of the Trojan Horse, proposes a daring plan to start a tunnel close to the boundary using a wooden vaulting horse as cover.

1 hour, 41 minutes

Last on

Sun 11 May 2014 19:00


Role Contributor
PeterLeo Genn
Jack Lee
PhilDavid Tomlinson
JohnAnthony Steel
NigelPeter Burton
BennettDavid Greene
PomfretAnthony Dawson
Senior British OfficerPatrick Waddington
RobbieMichael Goodliffe
PaulBryan Forbes
Australian in HospitalPeter Finch
WriterEric Williams
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