The Wooden Horse

  • 1950
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Prison, War

One of the cleverest escapes of WWII was pulled off by British prisoners in 1943, and this film tells their story. Pondering a method of escaping their camp, POWs Peter (Leo Genn), John (Anthony Steel), and Phil (David Tomlinson) hit upon a brilliant scheme. They construct a boxlike vaulting horse, which is brought out to the yard daily for a few more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Eric Williams
Source (1 Credit)
Eric Williams
Producer (1 Credit)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
C. Pennington-Richards
Editor (2 Credits)
John Seabourne
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Clifton Parker
Production Designer (1 Credit)
William Kellner
Music Director (1 Credit)
Muir Mathieson

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