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The One That Got Away (1957)

PG 04/22/1958 (US) DramaWar 1h 51m
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Based on the true story of Oberleutnant Franz von Werra, the only German prisoner of war captured in Britain to escape back to Germany during the Second World War.

  1. Roy Ward Baker


  2. Kendal Burt


  3. James Leasor


  4. Howard Clewes


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  1. Hardy Krüger

    Hardy Krüger

    Franz von Werra

  2. Colin Gordon

    Colin Gordon

    Army Interrogator

  3. Michael Goodliffe

    Michael Goodliffe

    R.A.F. Interrogator

  4. Terence Alexander

    Terence Alexander

    R.A.F. Intelligence Officer

  5. Jack Gwillim

    Jack Gwillim

    Commandant, Grizedale

  6. Andrew Faulds

    Andrew Faulds

    Lieutenant, Grizedale

  7. Julian Somers

    Julian Somers

    Booking Clerk

  8. Alec McCowen

    Alec McCowen

    Duty Officer, Hucknall

  9. Harry Lockart

    German Prisoner

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The One That Got Away
The One That Got Away

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Original Language English

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