Escape of the Birdmen (1971)

Director
Philip Leacock

Main cast
Doug McClure; Rene Auberjonois; Richard Basehart; Chuck Connors; Max Baer, Jr.

Genres
War, Drama, History

Description
During WWII an American soldier sent to Norway to help with the escape of a scientist working on the atomic bomb for the Germans. Before they can escape they are captured and sent to a POW prison camp in an alpine castle. Cook must find a way to escape with the scientist before the Gestapo discover the Norwegian's true identity and convinces the other prisoners to build a two person glider in which they plan to escape.


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