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8 Ratings

The Wooden Horse

Directed by Jack Lee
United Kingdom, 1950
Drama, History, War


In a POW camp, the Nazis have placed the huts far from the boundary so that any escape tunnel would have to be a long one. One British officer has the idea of starting a daily gymnastics routine using a vaulting horse: they can place it near the boundary and start a tunnel from under it…

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The Wooden Horse Directed by Jack Lee

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BAFTA Awards

1951 | Nominee: Best British Film

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