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Escape in the Desert (1945)

 |  Drama  |  1 May 1945 (USA)
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Complete credited cast:
Philip Dorn ...
Philip Artveld
Irene Manning ...
Lora Tedder
Helmut Dantine ...
Capt. Becker
Dr. Orville Tedder
Samuel S. Hinds ...
Bill Kennedy ...
Hank Albright
Kurt Kreuger ...
Lt. Von Kleist
Rudolph Anders ...
Hans Schumm ...
Blayney Lewis ...


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Areias Escaldantes  »

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When the four Nazi escaped prisoners show up, three of them wear overalls with big letters of PW on their backs. Actor Kurt Kreuger is wearing a military uniform which would never have been allowed. All prisoners would have either PW or POW on their backs. See more »


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22 January 1999 | by (flint, mi) – See all my reviews

Nazi prisoners of war escape in the U.S. They find their way to a remote motel resort in the Nevada desert and terrorize the inhabitants. Will they succeed in reaching California where the war plants are?

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