The Escape Artist (1982)


The young and self-confident Danny blufs at the local police-station that he will escape out of prison within one hour. What follows is a flashback about his childhood with his uncle and aunt, which are ‘vaudeville’-artists themselves.

Director: Caleb Deschanel
Writer: Melissa Mathison, Stephen Zito, David Wagoner
Released: 1982-05-04
Runtime: 94 minutes