The Escapist

Release date:April 3, 2009
(NY, LA)

Studio:IFC Films

Director:Rupert Wyatt

MPAA Rating:N/A


Starring:Brian Cox, Joseph Fiennes, Liam Cunningham, Seu Jorge, Dominic Cooper, Steven Macintosh, Damian Lewis


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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.