Frank Perry is an institutionalized convict who was sentenced to life imprisonment for fourteen years without parole. When his alienated 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 gang of escape - willing outsiders with unique abilities required for their daring plan, united by the desire to escape their hellhole of existence. Much of the action takes place in the tunnels, sewers and subterranean rivers of underground London.
First class Drama film produced in 2008 in United Kingdom. It's one of these Drama movies which you will remember for a long time, The Escapist is original and has it's own style. The Escapist is kind of surprise of 2008, the rest of movies made in United Kingdom wasn't as successful as this one. Actors play and the music make a lot of scenes in this movie really unforgetable. Producer of The Escapist is Rupert Wyatt. After you watch whole movie, you can also find other movies directed by the same person by clicking the director name.