Paramount Pictures released Escape to Victory on July 30, 1981. John Huston directed the film starring Michael Caine, Sylvester Stallone, and Pelé.
‘Escape to Victory’ 30-Second Summary
This is no ordinary soccer match. This is war! The battlefield: a stadium in occupied Paris. The armies: German all-stars vs. ragtag Allied POWs. The objective: demonstrate another proof of Aryan superiority. Guess who wins. Better yet, guess who cleverly uses the match as a means of escape.
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