Make Your Picks
The deadline for the Noir and Neo Noir lists are coming up! You can submit your neo noir ballot here and your noir ballot here
← Back to Movies

Stalag 17


William Holden, Don Taylor, Otto Preminger, Robert Strauss View All


Billy Wilder (Director), Billy Wilder (Writer), Edwin Blum (Writer) View All

Release: May 29th, 1953
Runtime: 2 hours
It's a dreary Christmas 1944 for the American POWs in Stalag 17 and the men in Barracks 4, all sergeants, have to deal with a grave problemóthere seems to be a security leak.
Average Rating:

Replies Discussions

We didn't find any linked discussions for this film. Here are the results of a quick search of possibly related threads:
5 Stalag 17 (1953)
Long before Hoganís Heroes came to TV in 1965, there was Stalag 17. It's sitcom versus straight drama. And Hoganís Heroes was a much better production. While Stalag 17 attempted to portray prisoners...

Post a Comment

Got something to say? Log in to comment, or register for free. It's quick, easy, and we won't spam you or anything.

Reviewed by

If there's one part of Stalag 17 that I reckon doesn't work, it's some of the comedic elements - chiefly, the odd-couple duo of the wise-cracking Shapiro and his dopey pal Animal, especially as they get into the sort of antics that wouldn't seem out of place on Hogan's Heroes (such as one scene wher....