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Papillon 1973

Not just a Great Escape. It was the Greatest.
A man befriends a fellow criminal as the two of them begin serving their sentence on a dreadful prison island, which inspires the man to plot his escape.


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This is a difficult movie to watch. Very slow paced but very effective in depicting the inhuman prison conditions. Not for everyone, but rewarding if you have the energy to connecti with it through the 151 minutes that it lasts

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