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Escape from Alcatraz


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- Prison drama, based on a true story, starring Clint Eastwood and Patrick McGoohan. Alcatraz - "the Rock" - is America's highest security prison where only the toughest convicts are sent, and from where no one can escape. But
Frank Morris , habitual escapee, is determined that Alcatraz will be just another set of bars and walls. Review page 54.
Director Don Siegel (1979, 15) Clint Eastwood directs and stars in Play Misty for Me, tomorrow at 12.10am
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Unknown: Clint Eastwood
Unknown: Patrick McGoohan.
Unknown: Frank Morris
Director: Don Siegel
Director: Clint Eastwood
Frank Morris: Clint Eastwood
Warden: Patrick McGoohan
Chester DocDalton: Roberts Blossom
Clarence: Anglin Jackthibeau
John Anglin: Fred Ward
English: Paul Benjamin
Charley Butts: Larry Hankin
Wolf: Bruce M Fischer
Litmus: Frank Ronzio

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Escape from Alcatraz

BBC One London, 30 May 2004 23.05

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