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Escape (1980)

TV Movie | 100 min | Drama

The true story of Dwight Worker, an American who was caught smuggling drugs in Mexico, and sentenced to fortress-like Lecumberri prison where he endured brutal conditions. With the help of his wife, Barbara, he escaped the prison by ...See moreThe true story of Dwight Worker, an American who was caught smuggling drugs in Mexico, and sentenced to fortress-like Lecumberri prison where he endured brutal conditions. With the help of his wife, Barbara, he escaped the prison by disguising himself as a woman. He was the first prisoner to escape Lecumberri since Pancho Villa. Written by Anonymous See less
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Feb 20, 1980 (United States)

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Timothy Bottoms
Dwight Worker Dwight Worker   See fewer
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Kay Lenz
Barbara Chilcoate Barbara Chilcoate   See fewer
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Allan Miller
Jack Branch Jack Branch   See fewer
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Antonio Fargas
Jamie Valdez Jamie Valdez   See fewer
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Colleen Dewhurst
Lily Levinson Lily Levinson   See fewer
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Vincent Schiavelli
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Philip Levien
Steven Steven   See fewer
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William Marquez
Col. Fuentes Col. Fuentes   See fewer
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Rick Garcia
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Bert Santos
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Larry Duran
Arturo Arturo   See fewer
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Tigre Pérez
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Luis López Casanova
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Miguel Ángel Suárez
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7.8 / 10 | 51 votes