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Colditz: Gone Away (1) (S1EP14 BBC One 18 Jan 1973, Geoffrey Palmer)



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Gone Away (1): Dick Player believes he has an excellent escape plan, but the escape officer rejects the idea and the feeling is that there are too many good escape ideas being rejected which results in an impromptu escape by Simon which coincides with an inspection visit – however, Simon learns some valuable information and the original escape looks as if it’s back on – but Colonel Preston lays down certain surprising conditions.

Regular Cast: Robert Wagner (Flight Lieutenant Phil Carrington), Edward Hardwicke (Captain Pat Grant), David McCallum (Flight Lieutenant Simon Carter), Jack Hedley (Lieutenant Colonel Preston), Christopher Neame (Lieutenant Dick Player), Richard Heffer (Captain Tim Downing), Peter Penry Jones (P. O. Muir), Bernard Hepton (Kommandant), Grahame Mallard (Lieutenant Lehr), Paul Chapman (Captain George Brent), Hans Meyer (Hauptmann Ulman)

Guest Cast: Geoffrey Palmer, John Herrington, Peter Harlowe, Paul Humpoletz, Mircea Krischan

Writer: John Brason / Director: William Slater

Original Airdate: 18 Jan 1973 on BBC One
Series: Colditz Season 1 Episode 14