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Escape Plan (2013)

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When a structural-security authority finds himself set up and incarcerated in the world's most secret and secure prison, he has to use his skills to escape with help from the inside.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Hush (as Curtis '50 Cent' Jackson)


Ray Breslin is the world's foremost authority on structural security. After analyzing every high security prison and learning a vast array of survival skills so he can design escape-proof prisons, his skills are put to the test. He's framed and incarcerated in a master prison he designed himself. He needs to escape and find the person who put him behind bars. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


The most secure prison ever built. See more »

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence and language throughout | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

18 October 2013 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Exit Plan  »

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Box Office


$50,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$9,885,732 (USA) (18 October 2013)


$25,121,291 (USA) (10 January 2014)

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


50 Cent was offered the role of Caesar in The Expendables, which Stallone directed and starred in. He turned it down to focus on his music career. See more »


Caitriona Balfe is listed as "Jessica MILLER" in the credits, but her character's name is actually "Jessica MAYER" in the movie. See more »


Swan Rottmayer: [after detonating the prison, and Hobbes on fire] Have a lovely day... asshole!
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References THX 1138 (1971) See more »


Piano Sonata No. 2
Arranged and Performed by Joseph Bonn
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User Reviews

Great movie.
13 October 2013 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

Excellent cast, scrip and acting (yes, acting). You can't expect Sly and Arnie to play Shakespeare, and they won't. They are meant to kick ass and that's what they do.

The story goes by smoothly and fast. Dialogues and sequence are really well written. Main characters bring you in the movie and Jim Caviezel is great as the villain. So is Vince Jones and the rest of the characters.

This isn't for everyone but I can't believe this movie is flying so under the radar. What a shame. This is old school, action packed thriller.

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