Re: looking for WW II movie

John Muller (john.muller@SONOMA.EDU)
Fri, 14 Jun 2002 16:43:26 -0700 (PDT)

"Escape of the Birdmen"

on 6/14/02 2:37 PM, Renee Zurn at wrote:

> Help, I went to recommend a WW II movie but now can't remember the title and
> none of my co-workers recognize the plot.
> This it what I remember about the movie - there are prisoners in a German POW
> camp for prisoners who have already escaped from a POW camp. In the camp they
> are building a glider that can carry two people to safety - I think it will
> glide from the camp into Switzerland. At the end a scientist becomes one of
> prisoners to escape because he knows something about heavy water. They get
> the glider off just at the Gestapo goes into the camp to get the scientist.
> Does this sound familiar to anyone? Thanks for any help you can give me.
> Renee Zurn
> Duluth Public Library
> Duluth MN