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Series 1 - 3. Escape from the Stalag Luft 112B

Escape from the Stalag Luft 112B

About this programme

3/6. British PoW Major Errol Phipps's constant attempts to escape his German captors begin to exasperate his fellow prisoners. Eventually, they all manage to evacuate the facility leaving him behind believing the conflict is not yet over. Second World War comedy, starring Michael Palin and Roy Kinnear.

Cast and crew

Cast

Narrator
Ronald Fletcher
Michael Palin
Roy Kinnear
John Phillips
Hugh James
Timothy Carlton
David Griffin
Julian Hough
Roland MacLeod
Nicholas Day
Philip Graham
James Charles
Glenn Cunningham
David Machin

Crew

Director
Jim Franklin
Writer
Michael Palin
Writer
Terry Jones
Categories
Comedy