Breakout

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  • PG
Imprisonment in a foreign country... it may be a fate far worse than death. Jay Wagner (Robert Duvall) is framed for murder by his scheming grandfather (John Huston). Unjustly convicted, he faces 28 hard years of confinement in a crowded Mexican prison. read more
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Imprisonment in a foreign country... it may be a fate far worse than death. Jay Wagner (Robert Duvall) is framed for murder by his scheming grandfather (John Huston). Unjustly convicted, he faces 28 hard years of confinement in a crowded Mexican prison. Wagner's guilt-ridden wife Ann (Jill Ireland), who unwittingly aided in framing him by confiding in the grandfather, turns to pilot Nick Colton (Charles Bronson) and his partner Hawk (Randy Quaid) to help Wagner escape.

Original Release

03/15/1975

US Release

05/22/1975

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Cast

Charles Bronson Nick Colton
Robert Duvall Jay Wagner
Jill Ireland Ann Wagner
Randy Quaid Hawk Hawkins / Hawkins
Sheree North Myrna
Jorge Moreno Sosa
John Huston Harris Wagner
Emilio Fernandez J.V.
Paul Mantee Telegraphist / Cable
Alan Vint Harve
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Tom Gries

Writers

Eliot Asinof, Howard B. Kreitsek, Marc Norman, Elliott Baker, Warren Hinckle, William Turner

Cast

Charles Bronson Nick Colton
Robert Duvall Jay Wagner
Jill Ireland Ann Wagner
Randy Quaid Hawk Hawkins / Hawkins
Sheree North Myrna
Jorge Moreno Sosa
John Huston Harris Wagner
Emilio Fernandez J.V.
Paul Mantee Telegraphist / Cable
Alan Vint Harve
Alejandro Rey Sanchez
Roy Jenson Spencer
Sidney Clute Henderson
Chalo González Border Guard
William B. White 2nd Officer
Antonio Tarruella 1st Prison Guard
Don Norgano Frill 2nd Prison Guard
José María Caffarel Prison Doctor
Dan Frazer U.S. Customs Agent
Raven Grey Eagle Prisoner

Producers

Editors

Bud S. Isaacs

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