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San Francisco Bay, January 18, 1960. Frank Lee Morris is transferred to Alcatraz, a maximum security prison located on a rocky island. Although no one has ever managed to escape from there, Frank and other inmates begin to carefully prepare an escape plan.

MPAA Rating PG

Status Released

Release Date 1979-01-25

Runtime 113 minutes

Budget $8m

Revenue $43m


TMDB 7.5


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