About the film
|Starring||Brian Cox, Joseph Fiennes, Liam Cunningham, Seu Jorge, Dominic Cooper, Steven Mackintosh and Damian Lewis|
|Producers||Adrian Sturges and Alan Moloney|
|Writers||Rupert Wyatt and Daniel Hardy|
|Status||A hit at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival, THE ESCAPIST was theatrically released by IFC in North America in April 2009. A Picture Farm/Parallel Films production|
Frank Perry is an institutionalized convict twelve years into a life sentence. When his 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 to try to pull it off.
“Filmmaking at it’s finest. The Escapist takes the prison break movie to a new level.” – RADIO ONE