Watch Papillon (1973) Movie
|Watch Papillon (1973) Movie
Run time: 151 min
Genres: Biography | Crime | Drama
Director: Franklin J. Schaffner
Writers: Dalton Trumbo, Lorenzo Semple Jr.
Stars: Steve McQueen, Dustin Hoffman, Victor Jory
Trivia: A man befriends a fellow felony as the 2 of them start serving their sentence on a dreadful jail island, which evokes the person to plot his escape.
Henri “Papillon” Charierre is sentenced to life in jail and transported to the penal in French Guyana. Aboard ship on the voyage over, he meets Louis Degas, a forger. They type a bond that may final them a nice a few years. The circumstances on the penal colony are horrific and Papillon desperately needs to flee. His first try ends shortly in failure and as a end result he spends 2 years in solitary confinement. His subsequent makes an attempt is considerably extra profitable and he truly spends a idyllic time with a tribe of Central America Indians. Once caught nevertheless, he does 5 years in solitary confinement. Once launched, he decides to make one last try at freedom. Written by garykmcd
|Plot Keywords: escape, solitary confinement, butterfly, jail, indians|
Country: USA, France
Release Date: 16 December 1973 (USA)
Budget: $12,000,000 (estimated)
Gross: $53,267,000 (USA)