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Escape from Alcatraz

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7.6/10
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Action & Adventure Biography 
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Rated: 7+ (PG)19791h 51mOn: Starz Epix Tags: Based on Books Escape Prison Country: America

Escape from Alcatraz tells the story of the only three men ever to escape from the infamous maximum security prison at Alcatraz. In 29 years, the seemingly impenetrable federal penitentiary, which housed Al Capone and "Birdman" Robert Stroud, was only broken once - by three men never heard of again.Escape from Alcatraz featuring Clint Eastwood and Patrick McGoohan is streaming on Starz, streaming via tv everywhere with EPIX, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 6 others. It's an action & adventure and biography movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 95% and a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (105,601 votes).

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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Starz).

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Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Starz & Epix).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 4 others).

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Not available to watch free online.

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#531 Ranked Movie

#16 Ranked in Escape Movies

#50 Ranked in Movies on Starz

#62 Ranked in Biography Movies

Escape from Alcatraz has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 95% and a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (105,601 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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