|BREAKOUT (director: Tom Gries; screenwriters: Howard Kreitsek/Marc Norman/Elliott Baker/based on the book events. The uninspired script by Howard Kreitsek, Marc Norman and Elliott Baker/based on the book "10 Second Jailbreak," by Warren Hinckle, William Turner & Eliot Asinof; cinematographer: Lucien Ballard; editor: Bud S. Isaacs; music: Jerry Goldsmith; cast: Charles Bronson (Nick Colton), Randy Quaid (Hawk), Robert Duvall (Jay Wagner), Jill Ireland (Anna Wagner), John Huston (Harris Wagner),Alejandro Rey (Sanchez), Jotge Moreno (Sosa), Emilio Fernande (Mexican Prison Warden),Alan Vint (Harve), Paul Mantee (Cable), Roy Jense (Spencer), Sheree North (Myrna); Runtime: 96; MPAA Rating: PG; producer: Irwin Winkler/Robert Chartoff; Columbia; 1975)|
prison escape film."
by Dennis Schwartz
It never escapes the fate of a cheap ripoff thriller. Though supporting actress Sheree North is worth looking at for her energetic performance, however the other talented cast members just mail this one in.
REVIEWED ON 1/15/2017 GRADE: C+
Dennis Schwartz: "Ozus' World Movie Reviews"
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