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  • Stalag 17

    Directed by Billy Wilder • 1953 • United States
    Starring William Holden, Don Taylor, Otto Preminger

    Billy Wilder’s wryly comic POW thriller stars an Oscar-winning William Holden in one of his most iconic roles as J. J. Sefton, a cynical, every-man-for-himself American GI cooling his heels in a G...

  • A Man Escaped

    Directed by Robert Bresson • 1956 • France

    With the simplest of concepts and sparest of techniques, Robert Bresson made one of the most suspenseful jailbreak films of all time in A MAN ESCAPED. Based on the account of an imprisoned French Resistance leader, this unbelievably taut and methodical ...

  • Le trou

    Directed by Jacques Becker • 1960 • France
    Starring Michel Constantin, Jean Keraudy, Philippe Leroy

    In a Paris prison cell, five inmates use every ounce of their tenacity and ingenuity in an elaborate attempt to tunnel to freedom. Based on the novel by José Giovanni, Jacques Becker’s LE TROU bal...