Frank Perry is an institutionalized convict fourteen years into a life sentence without parole. When his estranged daughter falls ill, he is determined to make peace with her before it’s too late. He develops an ingenious escape plan…
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With his vision and the way he approached the story, Rupert Wyatt has improved considerably the film, because the script is just decent...How the action jumps forth and back keeps things very interesting. And a twist at the end also improves the overall feeling about the whole thing.
Brian Cox offers a very good performance, quite intense. I also liked Joseph Fiennes for his energy and his hoodie.