Escape from Sobibor (1987)




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During WWII, Sobibor was a notorious Nazi death camp. This gripping, fact-based drama chronicles the courage of an inmate who managed the largest escape from such a place. Thanks to him, over 300 prisoners were freed.

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Alan Arkin
as Leon Feldhendler
Rutger Hauer
as Alexander Percherski
Hartmut Becker
as Sgt. Gustav Wagner
Jack Shepherd
as Itzhak Lichtman
Emil Wolk
as Samuel
Linal Haft
as Kapo Porchek
Jason Norman
as Toivi Blatt
Hugo Bower
as Sgt Beckmann
Robert Gwilym
as Chaim Engel
Eli Nathenson
as Moses Szmajzner
Klaus Grunberg
as Sgt. Bauer
Wolfgang Bathke
as Sgt. Hurst
Kurt Raab
as Sergeant Frenzel
Eric P. Caspar
as Capt. Reichleitner
Henning Gissel
as Sgt. Fallaster
Henry Stolow
as Lt. Niemann
Peter Jonfield
as Kapo Sturm
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Audience Reviews for Escape from Sobibor

Criminally underrated POW film

Marcus Woolcott
Marcus Woolcott

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One of the best movies to come out about the Holocaust -- Edge of your chair action --

Tom Ericksen
Tom Ericksen

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Hauer is a bit like Cage. One face fits all roles..Still a good movie though.

Barry Lappin
Barry Lappin

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One of two films that have made me cry, very sad story about a POW camp

Lady D'arbanville
Lady D'arbanville

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