The true story of the infamous prison break, of Gary Tison and Randy Greenwalt, from the Arizona State prison in Florence, AZ, in the summer of 1978.
Based on the book, "Last Rampage: The Escape of Gary Tison" by James W. Clarke.
Did You Know?
Blackwell says to Cooper "...hindsight is 50/50..." This is a malaphor - a mashup of two familiar sayings. "Hindsight is 20/20" is the correct phrase, and "50/50" meaning, of course, all things being equal or an even chance. It's apparent purpose here was to establish Blackwell's (I'm going to say binary) level of intelligence. It also qualifies as a "throw away line", another theatrical device. See more
During the scene where the family is shot in the backseat of the Chrysler, two double barrel shotguns are used. There are five slug holes in the windshield and even more shots are heard. (The guns were not reloaded and the maximum number of shots available would be four) See more