Escape From Zahrain Poster

Release Date: 1962

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary
When the leader of an Arab country orders the assassination of captured guerrilla fighter Sharif (Yul Brynner), the attempt is thwarted by a group of college students. Led by the passionate Ahmed (Sal Mineo), the young rebels attempt to get Sharif to a safe location abroad, along with other liberated prisoners, including American swindler Huston (Jack Warden). Eventually, Sharif, Ahmed and Huston elude the authorities by stealing an ambulance, but can they make it out of the country?

Cast: Yul Brynner, Sal Mineo, Jack Warden, Madlyn Rhue, Anthony Caruso, Jay Novello, Leonard Strong, James Mason

Director: Ronald Neame

Genres: Action

Keywords: Escape, Tense, Suspenseful, Pursuit, 1960s