Escape From Alcatraz Poster

Release Date: July 3rd, 2005

DVD Release Date: March 9th, 1999

PG|1 hr 52 min

Plot Summary
Frank Morris (Clint Eastwood), a hardened con with a history of prison breaks, is sent to serve the rest of his life sentence at Alcatraz -- America's most infamously brutal and inescapable maximum security prison. Morris quickly realizes the prison's dehumanizing effects and clashes with its cruel warden (Patrick McGoohan). Fed up with life at Alcatraz, Morris and two convict brothers (Fred Ward, Jack Thibeau) meticulously plan the unthinkable: an escape from the island.

Cast: Clint Eastwood, Patrick McGoohan, Jack Thibeau, Roberts Blossom, Fred Ward, Paul Benjamin, Larry Hankin, Bruce M. Fischer

Director: Don Siegel

Genres: Thriller, Drama

Production Co: Paramount

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