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Summary A man befriends a fellow criminal as the two of them begin serving their sentence on a dreadful prison island, which inspires the man to plot his escape.

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Metascore Mixed or Average Based on 10 Critic Reviews
58
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 40 User Ratings
7.9
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Summary A man befriends a fellow criminal as the two of them begin serving their sentence on a dreadful prison island, which inspires the man to plot his escape.

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Metascore
Mixed or Average Based on 10 Critic Reviews
58
30% Positive
3 Reviews
70% Mixed
7 Reviews
0% Negative
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Metascore
Mixed or Average Based on 10 Critic Reviews
58
30% Positive
3 Reviews
70% Mixed
7 Reviews
0% Negative
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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 40 User Ratings
7.9
88% Positive
35 Ratings
13% Mixed
5 Ratings
0% Negative
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Generally Favorable Based on 40 User Ratings
7.9
88% Positive
35 Ratings
13% Mixed
5 Ratings
0% Negative
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Production Company Les Films Corona, General Production Company, Solar Productions
Release Date Dec 16, 1973
Duration 2 h 31 m
Rating TV-MA
Tagline Escape is Everything!
Academy Awards, USA
1 Nomination
Golden Globes, USA
1 Nomination
Golden Screen, Germany
• 2 Wins & 2 Nominations