The Escape

Synopsis: Clayton, at the age of nineteen, is convicted for a crime he did not commit. Ten years afterwards, after having taken all the abuses against him in prison, he decides to escape, without caring about the consequences.
Genre: Action, Adventure
Director(s): Stuart Gillard
Production: Orion Home Video
 
IMDB:
4.8
PG-13
Year:
1998
91 min
17 Views


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[ SLOW MUSIC PLAYS ]

[ HELICOPTER BLADES WHIRRING ]

I AM THE FLOWER:

ALWAYS OUT OF SEASON...

THE TREE GRIMLY HOLDING

ON THE SUNS LAST LIGHT.

LONG PALE STAFF:

ENDING IN SMOKE AND VOICE.

UNINVENTED FLESH

AT THE EDGE OF YOUR DREAM.

BUT I AM HE:

WHO WILL ALWAYS FIND YOU,

IN ANY OF YOUR CLOUDS,

PLUNGING UPWARD ON HEAVENS

WINGS AGAINST THE LAW OF RAIN.

[ MUSIC CONTINUES ]

[ PANTING ]

[ CHAIN SAW WHIRRING ]

COME ON. COME ON.

MOVE IT.

ALL RIGHT, ALREADY, MAN.

ALL RIGHT.

GO.

[ SPEAKING INDISTINCTLY ]

COME ON!

GO, GO.

WHOA!

GO.

COME ON.

MOVE IT OUT.

LETS GO.

[ CHAIN SAW WHIRRING ]

-AAAAH!

-OH!

YOU ALL RIGHT?

-DONT MOVE.

-YOU GUYS, GET OVER HERE.

GET IT OFF!

ARE YOU ALL RIGHT?

YOU GOT A PROBLEM, CLAYTON?

MOVE IT!

-LET ME GIVE YOU A HAND.

-ALL RIGHT.

-HUH?

-YEAH, IM FINE.

-SHIT.

-ALL RIGHT, ON 3.

1...2...3.

[ BOTH GRUNT ]

[ CHAIN SAW WHIRRING ]

WATCH IT, BOYS!

WATCH IT!

-LOOK OUT FOR THE TREE!

-WATCH IT! HEY, HEY, HEY!

UGH!

UNH-UNH!

THEYRE RUNNING FOR IT!

[ GUNS COCK ]

[ GUNSHOTS ]

OH, F*CK!

[ GASPING ]

-SHIT.

-HES GETTING AWAY!

[ GUNSHOT ]

GO, BROTHER!

GO, GO, GO!

-YOU WANT SOME OF THIS?!

-RELAX, MAN.

GINSENG EXTRACT --

TAKES 2.8 SECONDS

INTO THE BLOODSTREAM.

[ SPITS ]

CHINESE USE I AS AN APHRODISIAC.

HEIGHTENS THE SENSES --

GIVES YOU A LITTLE BUZZ, TOO.

[ INDISTINCT SHOUTING ]

DONT DO IT, MAN.

IM GOING, BROTHER.

DID YOU KNOW IT COSTS THE STATE

22 GRAND A YEAR

TO HOUSE AND FEED EACH ONE

OF THESE MOTHERFUCKERS?

[ GUNSHOT ]

[ GRUNTS ]

I AM JUS IN A COST-CUTTING MOOD TODAY.

A LOW-PRESSURE RIDGE

IS BUILDING:

IN THE MOUNTAIN REGION.

A 90% CHANCE OF --

HEY!

UGH!

[ ENGINE TURNS OVER ]

LEAVE IT!

[ GUN COCKS ]

-AAAH!

-THE BUS.

SHIT.

[ ENGINE RUMBLING ]

SHIT.

GOD DAMN IT!

SHIT! SHIT!

[ SLOW MUSIC PLAYS ]

I WANT ALL THE BLAME FOR THIS

TO LAND ON CLAYTON.

IF ANY OF THE PRISONERS

CONTRADICT ME,

YOU KNOW WHAT TO DO.

[ THUNDER RUMBLING ]

[ BRAKES SQUEAL ]

[ ENGINE SHUTS OFF ]

[ THUNDER RUMBLING ]

[ SIREN WAILS ]

[ POLICE RADIO CHATTER ]

MAN, FELLAS!

SHERIFF LAWSON.

HICKMAN.

SHOULD HAVE KNOWN.

[ SIGHS ]

YOU EVER HEARD OF A LEG SHOT?

AN ESCAPING FELON, SHERIFF.

I DIDNT HAVE ANY OTHER CHOICE.

I DONT BELIEVE THIS SHIT.

LISTEN, WERE WASTING TIME.

WE GOT TO GE AFTER THIS GUY CLAYTON.

HE SET UP:

THE WHOLE GODDAMN DEAL.

HE USED THAT MAN AS A DIVERSION

SO HE COULD HIJACK THE BUS.

TWO CHOPPERS IN THE AIR,

COUNTYWIDE APB,

AND ROADBLOCKS AT EVERY HIGHWAY

IN A 20-MILE RADIUS --

HES NOT GONNA GE VERY FAR IN A BUS.

IM TELLING YOU, SHERIFF,

THIS IS ONE COLD-BLOODED

SON OF A BITCH.

YOURE A FUCKING LIAR, HICKMAN.

UGH!

MOSES, GET YOUR BOYS

ON THE TRUCK!

-MOVE!

-YOU HEARD HIM. MOVE IT.

-SHERIFF!

-WHAT IS IT?

THEY FOUND THE BUS.

[ DOGS BARKING ]

[ WHISTLES ]

[ SPEAKING INDISTINCTLY ]

[ THUNDER RUMBLING ]

IF HES STILL IN THAT BUS...

REMEMBER...

I WANT THIS GUY ALIVE.

[ GUN COCKS ]

THIS IS THE GUARD.

HES GONE.

[ TRAIN WHISTLE

BLOWS IN DISTANCE ]

[ TRAIN WHISTLE BLOWS ]

[ TRAIN WHISTLE BLOWS ]

[ LIGHT JAZZ MUSIC PLAYS ]

ITS ALL GOOD.

ITS ALL GOOD.

LADIES AND GENTLEMEN,

MR. CHARLES CLAYTON.

-WHOO!

-YES.

THATS IT.

YOURE THE MAN.

YOURE THE MAN.

ITS ALL GOOD.

OH, YEAH! WHOO!

SEE, THATS THE SHIT.

OH, DAMN, ITS ALL GOOD.

YEAH, MY MAN.

[ FEEDBACK ]

THANK YOU.

ITS GOOD TO BE BACK.

ITS GOOD TO WEAR A SUIT, HMM?

[ LAUGHTER AND CHEERS ]

THATS IT.

[ CLEARS THROAT ]

A FIREFLY DRIFTS CASUALLY

THROUGH THE OPEN WINDOW,

DESCENDS INTO THE CELL

LIKE ONE LOST DOT OF CONFETTI.

AND WHEN IT COMES NEAR,

HE SLOWLY REACHES OUT HIS HAND

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