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The Great Escape (1963) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

John Sturges

Writing Credits  

Paul Brickhill ... (book)
 
James Clavell ... (screenplay) and
W.R. Burnett ... (screenplay) (as W. R. Burnett)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Hannes Messemer ...
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Angus Lennie ...
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Robert Graf ...
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Hans Reiser ...
Harry Riebauer ...
William Russell ...
Robert Freitag ...
Ulrich Beiger ...
George Mikell ...
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Robert Desmond ...
Til Kiwe ...
Heinz Weiss ...
Tom Adams ...
Karl-Otto Alberty ...

Produced by 

John Sturges ... producer
James Clavell ... producer (uncredited)
Walter Mirisch ... executive producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Elmer Bernstein

Cinematography by 

Daniel L. Fapp ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Ferris Webster

Art Direction by 

Fernando Carrere

Set Decoration by 

Kurt Ripberger

Makeup Department 

Emile LaVigne ... makeup artist
Jay Sebring ... hair designer: Steve McQueen, James Garner (uncredited)

Production Management 

Allen K. Wood ... production supervisor
Hubert Fröhlich ... production manager (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Jack N. Reddish ... assistant director
John Flynn ... assistant director (uncredited)
Robert E. Relyea ... second unit director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Frank Agnone ... property

Sound Department 

Wayne Fury ... sound effects editor

Special Effects by 

A. Paul Pollard ... special effects (as Paul Pollard)

Stunts 

Bud Ekins ... stunt double: Steve McQueen, motorcycle jump (uncredited)
Tim Gibbs ... stunts (uncredited)
Chuck Hayward ... stunts (uncredited)
Roy Jenson ... stunts (uncredited)
Robert E. Relyea ... stunt pilot (uncredited)
Roy N. Sickner ... stunts (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Lothar Winkler ... still photographer (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Bert Henrikson ... wardrobe

Editorial Department 

Don Tomlinson ... assistant film editor

Music Department 

Richard Carruth ... music editor
Jack Hayes ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Leo Shuken ... orchestrator (uncredited)

Other crew 

John Franco ... script supervisor
Robert E. Relyea ... assistant to producer
Wally Floody ... technical advisor (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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