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Overview

The true story of Robert Elliot Burns, the prisoner who, after being sentenced to a Georgia chain gang, attempted two daring escapes.

  1. Michael Campus

    Writer

  2. Daniel Mann

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Val Kilmer

    Val Kilmer

    Robert Elliot Burns / Elliot Roberts

  2. Charles Durning

    Charles Durning

    Warden Hardy

  3. Sônia Braga

    Sônia Braga

    Emily Del Pino Pacheco

  4. Kyra Sedgwick

    Kyra Sedgwick

    Lillian Salo

  5. James Keach

    James Keach

    Father Vincent Godfrey Burns

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The Man Who Broke 1,000 Chains

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  • October 31, 1987
    TV

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 55m

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