TV Listings

Print HELP

Midnight Express

Critics' Rating:
Release Year:
MPAA Rating: R
Genre: Biography, Drama
Director: Alan Parker

Billy Hayes is a young American caught by Turkish police while attempting to smuggle hash out of Istanbul. He's tried and sent to prison for four years, where he endures all manner of privation and abuse. As he finishes up his time, he's shocked to learn that the Turkish High Court has added a further 30 years to his sentence. He is now thoroughly demoralized, and his life in prison grows increasingly unbearable until he concludes that escape is his only option.

Cast :

  • Brad Davis
  • Billy Hayes
  • Randy Quaid
  • Jimmy Booth
  • John Hurt
  • Max
  • Bo Hopkins
  • Tex
  • Paul L. Smith
  • Hamidou
  • Mike Kellin
  • Mr. Hayes
  • Norbert Weisser
  • Erich
  • Irene Miracle
  • Susan
  • Paolo Bonacelli
  • Rifki
  • Michael Ensign
  • Stanley Daniels
  • Kevork Malikyan
  • Prosecutor
Producers :
Alan Marshall , David Puttnam
Writers :
, ,

All Upcoming Times for Midnight Express

We're sorry, there are no national broadcasts of this TV show in the next two weeks.