The Escapist

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By on January 15, 2010

Category: Crime
All Genres: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release Year: 2008
Country: UK, Ireland
Runtime:
Rating: (0)
Languages: English
Director: Rupert Wyatt
Taglines:

  • 5 Men. 4 Walls. 1 Plan.

  • Writing by: Daniel Hardy – writer
    Rupert Wyatt – writer

    Produced by: Alan Moloney – producer
    Susan Mullen – co-producer
    Patrick O'Donoghue – line producer
    Adrian Sturges – producer
    Tristan Whalley – executive producer

    Cast: Brian Cox – Frank Perry
    Damian Lewis – Rizza
    Joseph Fiennes – Lenny Drake
    Seu Jorge – Viv Batista
    Liam Cunningham – Brodie
    Dominic Cooper – Lacey
    Steven Mackintosh – Tony
    Ned Dennehy – Jumpy Con
    Vinnie McCabe – Sam (as Vincent McCabe)
    Jack Walsh – Sikes
    Frank O'Sullivan – Hedges

    Music: Benjamin Wallfisch
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    Plot Outline: Frank Perry is an institutionalized convict fourteen years into a life sentence without parole. When his estranged daughter falls ill…
    Plot: Frank Perry is an institutionalized convict fourteen years into a life sentence without parole. When his estranged daughter falls ill, he is determined to make peace with her before it's too late. He develops an ingenious escape plan, and recruits a dysfunctional band of escapists – misfits with unique skills required for their daring plan and united by desire to escape their hell hole of an existence. Much of the action takes place within the tunnels, sewers and underground rivers of subterranean London.

    Movie Quotes: Rizza: You know the one thing you've got going for you, Frank? You're too old to die young.


    Crazy Credits: We know about 1 Crazy Credits. One of them reads:
    The end credits shows, an animated version of the beginning of Dominic's escape from Jail.

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    The Escapist

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    By on July 23, 2009

    Category: 31
    All Genres: Thriller
    Release Year: 2001
    Country: UK
    Runtime: 88
    Rating: (0)
    Languages: English
    Director: Gillies MacKinnon
    Sound: Dolby Digital
    Taglines:

  • He can escape from anything… except his past.

  • Writing by: Nick Perry – writer

    Produced by: Cerise Hallam Larkin – line producer: additional shoot (as Cerise Hallam)
    Peter McAleese – line producer
    Catherine O'Flaherty – associate producer
    Jolyon Symonds – producer
    William Turner – executive producer

    Cast: Jonny Lee Miller – Denis Hopkins
    Andy Serkis – Ricky Barnes
    Gary Lewis – Ron
    Jodhi May – Christine
    Paloma Baeza – Valerie Hopkins
    Vas Blackwood – Vin
    Philip Barantini – Joey
    Barry Barnes – D.I. Simm
    Michael Bates – Spaz
    Michael Bates – Spaz
    Gerry Behan – Guard 1

    Music: Robert Lane
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    Plot Outline: The skilled pilot Denis Hopkins lives with his pregnant wife Valerie and has a comfortable lifestyle…
    Plot: The skilled pilot Denis Hopkins lives with his pregnant wife Valerie and has a comfortable lifestyle. When the gang of criminals headed by the sadistic Ricky Barnes breaks in his seaside house, Denis offers whatever the criminals want to protect his beloved wife but the evil Ricky kills Valerie. The baby is saved, and later the murderer is arrested and sent to the maximum security prison of Sullen Voe. Denis, moved by the purpose of avenging the death of Valerie, gives the baby and his house to his sister-in-law Christine. Then Denis breaks into a police car and is arrested, but he does not reveal his true name and is called John “What” by the prisoners and guards. Denis attempts to escape, forcing his transfer to Sullen Voe. When he reaches the prison, Ricky sets up a confrontation, but things do not happen the way Denis expected.

    Movie Quotes: Denis: An eye for an eye leaves everyone blind.


    Crazy Credits: We know about 5 Crazy Credits. One of them reads:
    Near the end of the credits, just so there are no doubts: Catherine Zeta-Jones' singing and dancing performed by Catherine Zeta-Jones Ren

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