Inspired by the true events of the infamous 1983 prison breakout of 38 IRA prisoners from HMP, which was to become the biggest prison escape in Europe since World War II.
The shocking story of the biggest prison break in Europe since WWII.
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Did You Know?
The prison scenes were mostly shot at cork prison which had been closed down just weeks before shooting began. See more
Some of the vehicle registration numbers shown were not released at the time the film was set. A Ford Fiesta shown has a registration number that was not released until at least twenty years later. See more