The true story of three inmates who attempt a daring escape from the infamous prison, Alcatraz Island. Although no-one had managed to escape before, bank robber Frank Morris masterminded this elaborately detailed and, as far as anyone knows, ultimately successful, escape. In 29 years, this seemingly impenetrable federal penitentiary, which housed Al Capone and "Birdman" Robert Stroud, was only broken once by three inmates never heard of again. Written by
No one has ever escaped from Alcatraz... And no one ever will!
Did You Know?
's regular producing partner as a prison inmate. The appearance was one of seven that Manes has made in Eastwood's movies. See more
In the cafeteria scene following Docs "accident", Clint's food tray contains a whole potato. After the conversation with the warden it is in pieces. See more
What'd you order this stuff for? You don't look like the painting type to me.
You wouldn't know talent if it looked you in the face.
Well I'm looking you in the face and I don't see jack shit.
D Block Blues
By Gilbert Thomas Jr. See more