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Escape from Alcatraz

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7.6/10
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Rated: 7+ (PG)19791h 51mOn: Free Services Prime Video Hulu 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 with subscription on Prime Video, streaming with subscription on Hulu, streaming via tv everywhere with EPIX, and 7 others. It's an action & adventure and biography movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 96% and a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (107,447 votes).

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#14 Ranked in Escape Movies

#32 Ranked in Movies on Hulu

#50 Ranked in Biography Movies

Escape from Alcatraz has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 96% and a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (107,447 votes). The movie is extremely popular with Reelgood users lately.

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