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Escapee (2011)

R  |   |  Horror, Thriller  |  2 September 2011 (USA)
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While on a class observation trip at a local mental hospital, young psychology major Abby Jones (Christine Evangelista), has a chilling encounter with high-risk patient, Harmon (Dominic ... See full summary »

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Jaxon
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Abby Jones
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Renee Sanders
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Professor Jeremy Davis
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Officer Carter Thomas (as Scott Michael Elrod)
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Detective Pars
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Lynn Peterson
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Kyle Roberston
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Police Chief Gaines
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Chet Hall
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Jerome Cooper
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Fred Ramos
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Greg D. Johnson ...
Jimmy Willis
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While on a class observation trip at a local mental hospital, young psychology major Abby Jones (Christine Evangelista), has a chilling encounter with high-risk patient, Harmon (Dominic Purcell). She returns home for an evening of normal study with her two roommates unaware of the darkness shes awakened within him. Later that evening a storm moves in, while Harmon escapes leaving a trail of death, as he makes his toward an unsuspecting Abby. Meanwhile, Abby and her roommate Lynn (Carly Chaikin) receive a visit from Carter Thomas (Scott Elrod), the neighbor cop across the street, warning them about a local peeper lurking in the area. He reassu Written by Anonymous

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He's Vicious ... Depraved ... and Out of Control! See more »

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Rated R for violence and a brief sexual reference | See all certifications »

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Dominic Purcell was kept separate from the rest of the cast throughout the shooting of this film. See more »

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Car doors being slammed shut when Jensen and Pars arrive at the house. See more »

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So Wrong
Written by Bryan Cote and Ryan LeClair (SOCAN)
Performed by Smeer
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I Feel Bad Dominic Purcell Agreed To This
5 April 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This film hardly deserves a solid, serious review. We have Dominic Purcell as a man who is locked up and one day sees a student on a field trip and apparently becomes obsessed with her. He breaks out ,and begins tracking her down.

Now, first of all, I feel bad that Purcell is involved in a "prison break" film, because he should really be trying to move away from such things. But anyway, he is the best part of this train wreck of a film. The plot is convoluted, it just seems to go where it wants... they could have had a violent psychopath killing people or a teen slasher, but it seems like they wanted this and something a bit more intelligent -- a combination they were not ready to pull off.

This is not the worst film I have seen this year, and probably not the worst film I have seen this month... but I would strongly advise people to watch just about anything else.


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