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The Escapist

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Release Date: April 3, 2009 (NY, LA)
Studio: IFC Films
Director: Rupert Wyatt
Screenwriter: Rupert Wyatt, Daniel Hardy
Starring: Brian Cox, Joseph Fiennes, Liam Cunningham, Seu Jorge, Dominic Cooper, Steven Macintosh, Damian Lewis
Genre: Thriller
MPAA Rating: Not Available
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Review: 8.5/10 rating
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Plot Summary: "The Escapist" follows the story of a motley crew of unlikely companions. Juxtaposing the intricate preparations for their break-out with the actual escape itself, it becomes an intense, existential drama about every man's need to free himself from confinement and to redeem himself for past failings.

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