View Full Version : Victory, 1981, Featuring Stallone, Pele, Caine

06-22-2003, 08:22 PM
Hi, looking for an old film called Victory, a soccer movie from 1981. Here is the cast:

Cast (in credits order)
Michael Caine .... Capt. John Colby
Sylvester Stallone .... Robert Hatch
Max von Sydow .... Maj. Karl von Steiner
Daniel Massey .... Col. Waldron (senior British officer)
Tim Pigott-Smith .... Maj. Rose
Julian Curry .... Wing. Cmdr. Shurlock
Clive Merrison .... The Forger
Maurice Roëves .... Pyrie
Pelé .... Cpl. Luis Fernandez, Allied soccer player
Bobby Moore .... Terry Brady, Allied Soccer Player
John Wark (II) .... Arthur Hayes
Co Prins .... Pieter Van Beck
Mike Summerbee .... Sid Harmor, Allied Soccer Player
Laurie Sivell .... Schmidt, German Goalkeeper
Robin Turner .... German Player
Osvaldo Ardiles .... Carlos Rey, Allied Soccer Player
Kazimierz Deyna .... Paul Wolchek
Paul Van Himst .... Michel Fileu
Søren Lindsted .... Erik Ball, Allied Soccer Player
Russell Osman .... Doug Clure
Kevin O'Callaghan .... Tony Lewis, Allied Goalkeeper
rest of cast listed alphabetically
Amidou .... Andre
Arthur Brauss .... Lutz
Anton Diffring .... Soccer Stadium Announcer
Benoît Ferreux .... Jean Paul
Carole Laure .... Renee, French Underground
George Mikell .... Kommandant of Prison Camp
Werner Roth .... Team Captain Baumann
David Shawyer .... Strauss
Jean-François Stévenin .... Claude
Hallvar Thoresen .... Gunnar Hilsson
Gary Waldhorn .... Coach Reinhardt Mueller
Gunter Wolbert .... German
Michael Wolf (II) .... Lang
Jürgen Andersen .... Propaganda Civilian (uncredited)
Eolo Capacci .... Italian (uncredited)
Michael Cochrane .... Farrell (uncredited)
Michel Dhrey .... Frenchman (uncredited)
Zoltán Gera .... Victor (uncredited)
Jack Kendrick .... Williams (uncredited)
Jack Lenoir .... Georges (uncredited)

Sounds like a great movie doesn't it. And so it is. Which is why I want YOU to be kind enough to share it ;)

So if anyone's got it, tell me, please :)

Thanks a lot



06-22-2003, 10:13 PM
I downloaded this film a few months ago, but havent got it anymore so I cant give you a hash or file size, just an assurance that it is out there, Its called "Escape to Victory" not Victory BTW ;)

06-23-2003, 01:01 AM
Ok thanks a lot mate :)


06-23-2003, 02:08 AM
Originally posted by juderobs@22 June 2003 - 14:13
Its called "Escape to Victory" not Victory BTW ;)
it was actually released under both of those titles.

i'm guessing you don't live in the u.s., which is too bad since i've been seeing the dvd in discount bins for $6 (i think that's about 4 u.k. pounds). about the same price as a hamburger & a soda. :P

07-02-2003, 10:38 PM
Oh :o

I don't live in the us, so no, I can't get it that cheap :huh:

Ah well

Thanks anyway ;)