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Jailbreak (1962)
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A family of burglars and safecrackers plan a heist at a jewelry store. When one of the family--who is the safecracking expert--gets arrested and jailed, they hatch a plan to break him out so he can take part in the robbery.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Peter Reynolds ...
Eddie Wallis
Avice Landone ...
Mrs. Wallis
David Kernan ...
Len Rogerson
Carol White ...
Carol Marshall
David Gregory ...
Ron Wallis
John Blythe ...
Slim
Robert Desmond ...
Page
Geoffrey Hibbert ...
Dr. Cambus
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Michael Beint ...
2nd Prison Officer
Carl Bernard ...
Inspector Brand
Ivor Dean ...
Barrington
Robert Fyfe ...
Wally
Stewart Guidotti ...
John
Frank Hawkins ...
Prison Officer
Reginald Hearne ...
Auctioneer (as Reggie Hearne)
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A family of burglars and safecrackers plan a heist at a jewelry store. When one of the family--who is the safecracking expert--gets arrested and jailed, they hatch a plan to break him out so he can take part in the robbery.

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Not As Bad As Everyone makes it out to be
24 July 2015 | by (london) – See all my reviews

A lot of disparaging remarks in other reviews prompted me to give a more positive slant on it.Yes i know that the prison break is highly dubious.How did they manage to scale a 10 foot wall from the inside,and there is no barbed wire on top.Also the prison is conveniently close to a dance hall so that the lags can nip in on the run to have a quick waltz with one of the women standing around.By the way since the break occurs on a midweek afternoon how come 2 young factory workers are dolled up to the nines instead of slaving away at the workbench?However once the passion of David Kiernan and a young Carol white break loose nothing can stop them not the crooks or the law.Don't expect a great deal and you wont be disappointed.


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