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The Escapist

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MPAA Rating: NR
Genre: Drama
Director: Rupert Wyatt

Fourteen years into a life sentence, convict Frank Perry plans to escape from prison after learning his daughter nearly overdosed from heroin. With the help of fellow prisoners, Frank begins digging tunnels that will lead to the outside world. As Frank and his friends dig, he fends off Rizza, a fearsome gangster who runs the inside of the prison, and his brother, Tony, a junkie with designs on Frank's cellmate, Lacey .

Cast :

  • Brian Cox
  • Frank
  • Joseph Fiennes
  • Lenny
  • Liam Cunningham
  • Brodie
  • Seu Jorge
  • Viv Batista
  • Dominic Cooper
  • Lacey
  • Steven Mackintosh
  • Tony
  • Damian Lewis
  • Rizza
Producers :
Adrian Sturges , Alan Moloney
Writers :

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