Starring: Clint Eastwood, Patrick McGoohan, Roberts Blossom
Directed By: Don Siegel
The prison on Alcatraz, an island off San Francisco bay, is said to be inescapable and impenetrable. Once inside the notorious prison, there is no hope of ever getting out of it again. Frank Morris is a convict who has escaped a number of times from different prisons. The authorities finally ship him off to Alcatraz, where no prisoner has ever managed to escape from. As Frank endures life in prison, the wheels in his mind turn. By hook or by crook, he is determined to make his daring escape.