Reine quits his job because he's tired of his boss. He takes a job at the Kumla Prison in hope that he can set up a play acted by the prisoners, who are not very interested. But they ... See full summary »
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Reine quits his job because he's tired of his boss. He takes a job at the Kumla Prison in hope that he can set up a play acted by the prisoners, who are not very interested. But they realize that if they do the play, they can escape while at a theatre. Written by Luis

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En fängslande komedi av Daniel Lind Lagerlöf

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Breaking Out  »

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Inspired by the true event when Jan Jönsson directed Samuel Beckett's "Waiting for Godot" at Kumla Prison and took the ensemble of inmates to Gothenburg's City Theater for a official opening performance. Four out of five of the inmates escaped. See more »

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Spoofs Göta kanal eller Vem drog ur proppen? (1981) See more »

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Vägen ut
7 January 2000 | by (E-tuna,Sweden) – See all my reviews

*sorry for spelling mistakes* This movie is good but it isn't the best movie in this genre. Björn Kjellman is a very good actor but his film Adam&Eva really sucks.

But if you are a fan of Björns you really should see this movie. I give this movie 6 out of 10.


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