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Status: Released

Runtime: 107

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Language: en

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  • Lucky Break - Rein oder raus
Content Score: 86


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Half-way through his 12-year prison sentence for an incompetent armed robbery, Jimmy Hands gets a lucky break: he's transferred to a prison from which he can probably escape. He convinces the governor to stage a musical in an old chapel next to the prison's outer wall. He rounds up volunteer actors and puts his escape plan into production. Two other barriers, besides the wall, confront him: the arrival of a nasty inmate, John Toombes, who insists on joining the escape, and Jimmy's feelings of attraction for Anabel, a social worker who agrees to appear in the play. Opening night approaches: is this Jimmy's breakout performance?


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Director: Peter Cattaneo

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James Nesbitt

James Nesbitt
as James 'Jimmy' Hands

Olivia Williams

Olivia Williams
as Annabel

Timothy Spall

Timothy Spall
as Cliff

Christopher Plummer

Christopher Plummer
as Graham Mortimer

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