Colditz is a British television drama series co-produced by the BBC and Universal Studios and screened between 1972 and 1974.
The story of a Scottish commando named McDonald (Prentis Hancock) who receives a “Dear John” letter from his wife saying she is pregnant by another man. As a consequence he is given a place on a French escape attempt in which he is shot and killed at the wire outside the castle wall.
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 11 January 1973.
- Rating: 12.
- Running Time: 50 minutes.
- Country: UK.
- Language: English.