William Holden, Harvey Lembeck, and Robert Strauss in Stalag 17 (1953)

Stalag 17 (1953)

2h. // When two escaping American World War II prisoners are killed, the German P.O.W. camp barracks black marketeer, J.J. Sefton, is suspected of being an informer.


Directed by: Billy Wilder

Writing Credits: Billy Wilder (screenplay), Edwin Blum (screenplay)

Starring: William Holden (as Sgt. J.J. Sefton), Don Taylor (as Lt. James Dunbar) and Otto Preminger (as Oberst von Scherbach)


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WON. National Board of Review, USA 1953. Top Ten Films.

WON. Academy Awards, USA 1954. Best Actor in a Leading Role. William Holden.

NOMINATED. New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1953. Best Actor.  William Holden.

NOMINATED. Academy Awards, USA 1954. Best Actor in a Supporting Role. Robert Strauss.

NOMINATED. Academy Awards, USA 1954. Best Director. Billy Wilder.

NOMINATED. Directors Guild of America, USA 1954. Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures. Billy Wilder.

NOMINATED. Writers Guild of America, USA 1954. Best Written American Comedy. Billy Wilder and Edwin Blum.


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Harvey Lembeck and Robert Strauss in Stalag 17 (1953)

Janice Carroll, Alla Gursky, Marie Ardell, Zina Dennis, and Irene Bacha in Stalag 17 (1953)


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