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Escape(1940)

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Brief Synopsis

A Nazi officer''''s mistress helps an American free his mother from a concentration camp.

Cast & Crew

Mervyn LeRoy Director
Norma Shearer Countess [Ruby] Von Treck
Robert Taylor Mark Preysing
Conrad Veidt General Kurt Von Kolb
Nazimova Emmy Ritter
Felix Bressart Fritz Keller
Albert Basserman Dr. Arthur Henning
Philip Dorn Dr. Ditten
Edgar Barrier Commissioner
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1940 Production Date:  A Mervyn LeRoy Production
none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  102-104 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  11    

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  • escape

    kevin sellers 2015-12-05

    The plot is absurd, featuring as it does a kindly concentration camp doctor (yes, you read that right) who induces a death like coma in an inmate patient... MORE>

  • Escape is excellent!

    Lynn 2015-11-25

    I loved this movie. "Escape" is a hidden gem, directed to perfection by Mervyn LeRoy with great performances by Norma Shearer, Robert Taylor,... MORE>

  • Queen Norma

    Mike McCrann 2013-10-30

    I love this film and especially Norma Shearer in such a change of pace role. It is hard to fathom how MGM and Shearer both agreed that she would play the... MORE>