The Escape (1994 film)

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The Escape
The Escape (1998 film).jpg
Directed byStuart Gillard
Produced byGeorge Horie
Frank Mancuso Jr.
Tom Rowe
Michael Sheehy
Written byScott Busby
StarringPatrick Dempsey
Music byLoek Dikker
CinematographyTobias A. Schliessler
Edited byRick Martin
MGM Television
Pacific Motion Pictures
Showtime Networks
Distributed byMGM/UA Telecommunications
Release date
  • April 24, 1998 (1998-04-24)
Running time
91 minutes

The Escape is a 1994 Canadian action TV movie directed by Stuart Gillard starring Patrick Dempsey.


A falsely imprisoned young man attempts an escape from a prison work detail in Louisiana ten years later.



The film bears a 1994 copyright but it was not until 1998 that it aired on The Movie Channel and was then released on home video.[1]

Home video[edit]

The film was released on VHS for home video release on October 13, 1998.[2] It was later released for streaming on Netflix and Amazon Video.[3][4]


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