The Best Prison Escape Movies Films
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The Best Prison Escape Movies

List Criteria: Only movies featuring prison escapes.

A list of all the best prison escape movies ever made, ranked by movie fans. The order of this list changes dynamically based on who likes what -- so make your voice heard by voting for your favorite items.  Not a fan of "The Last Confession of Alexander Pearce" or "O Brother, Where Art Thou?"? Then give them a thumbs down so that the list counts your vote. If there are any movies about prison escape you believe we missed, please feel free to add them to the list yourself. The films on this list cover the most famous prison escape movies of all time.

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    the people's #1 Morgan Freeman, Rita Hayworth, Tim Robbins

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    added by Lee Kirby Steve McQueen, James Coburn, Charles Bronson

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    most listed & added by Lee Kirby Paul Newman, Dennis Hopper, George Kennedy

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    added by Lee Kirby Clint Eastwood, Danny Glover, Patrick McGoohan

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    added by Lee Kirby Tom Hanks, Sam Rockwell, Michael Clarke Duncan

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    added by Lee Kirby Jamie Lee Curtis, Kurt Russell, Ernest Borgnine

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    added by Lee Kirby William Holden, Peter Graves, Otto Preminger

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    ranked low on reranks George Clooney, John Goodman, Holly Hunter

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    added by Lee Kirby Nicolas Cage, Steve Buscemi, John Malkovich

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    added by Lee Kirby Burt Lancaster, Karl Malden, Telly Savalas

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    added by Lee Kirby John Hurt, Randy Quaid, Brad Davis

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    ranked low on reranks Leonardo DiCaprio, Michelle Williams, Mark Ruffalo

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    often listed & added by Lee Kirby Sandra Bullock, Sylvester Stallone, Jack Black

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    added by Lee Kirby Henry Cavill, Jim Caviezel, Guy Pearce

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    Nicolas Cage, John Goodman, Holly Hunter

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    added by ohdatt Eddie Murphy, Poppy Montgomery, Martin Lawrence

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    added by PeteBoyle Erich von Stroheim, Jean Gabin, Marcel Dalio

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    Gerard Butler, Jamie Foxx, Viola Davis

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    Jennifer Lopez, George Clooney, Samuel L. Jackson

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    Sidney Poitier, Tony Curtis, Carl Switzer

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    Tom Waits, Ellen Barkin, Roberto Benigni

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    added by bojanthebest Sylvester Stallone, Teri Hatcher, Kurt Russell

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    added by bojanthebest Richard Pryor, Gene Wilder, Craig T. Nelson

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    added by wiabux Olivia Wilde, Elizabeth Banks, Russell Crowe

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