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"Escape from Alcatraz" quotes

Escape from Alcatraz poster
Alcatraz is the most secure prison of its time. It is believed that no one can ever escape from it, until three daring men make a possible successful attempt at escaping from one of the most infamous prisons in the world.

Director: Don Siegel
Writer: J. Campbell Bruce (book), Richard Tuggle (screenplay)
Production: Paramount Home Video
Year: 1979
MetaScore: 76/100
ImdbRating: 7.6
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 22 Jun 1979
Awards: N/A

33 Clips & Quotes


Frank Morris - Clint Eastwood
Chester 'Doc' Dalton - Roberts Blossom
Clarence Anglin - Jack Thibeau
John Anglin - Fred Ward
English - Paul Benjamin
Charley Butts - Larry Hankin
Litmus - Frank Ronzio
Johnson - Fred Stuthman
Wagner - David Cryer
Zimmerman - Madison Arnold
Fight Guard - Blair Burrows
Medical Technical Assistant - Bob Balhatchet
Exam Guard (as Matthew J. Locricchio) - Matthew Locricchio
Cellblock Captain - Ray K. Goman
Cranston - Ed Vasgersian
Stone - Ron Vernan
Associate Warden - Hank Brandt
English's Daughter - Candace Bowen
Police Sgt. - Joe Miksak
Exam Guard - Stephen Bradley
Weston - Garry Goodrow
Helicopter Pilot - Ross Reynolds
Visitors' Guard - Al Dunlap
Guard - Jim Haynie
Guard - Tony Dario
Guard - Fritz Manes
Guard - Dana Derfus
Guard - Don Cummins
Guard - John Scanlon
Guard - Don Watters
Guard - Dan Leegant
Guard (as Joseph Knowland) - Joe Knowland
Guard - R.J. Ganzert
Guard - Lloyd Nelson
Guard (as Gary F. Warren) - Gary Warren
Guard (as Joe Whipp) - Joseph Whipp
Guard - Terry Wills
Inmate - Dale Alvarez
Inmate - Danny Glover
Inmate - Carl Lumbly
Inmate (as Eugene W. Jackson) - Eugene Jackson
Inmate - Fritz Ford
Inmate - Lars Hensen