About The Great Escaper
A heartfelt British-French drama film inspired by the true-life story of Bernard Jordan, an 89-year-old World War II veteran. Directed by Oliver Parker and starring Michael Caine and the late Glenda Jackson, it follows Jordan's daring escape from his nursing home to attend the 70th anniversary D-Day commemorations in France in 2014. This heartwarming tale of determination and adventure offers poignant tribute to a remarkable journey.
Dir: Oliver Parker
Cast: Michael Caine, Glenda Jackson, John Standing