Midnight Express (1978)
overview : Billy Hayes is caught attempting to smuggle drugs out of Turkey. The Turkish courts decide to make an example of him, sentencing him to more than 30 years in prison. Hayes has two opportunities for release: the appeals made by his lawyer, his family, and the American government, or the "Midnight Express".
Release Date : Aug 31, 1978
Runtime : 2h 1m
Companies : Columbia Pictures, Casablanca Filmworks
Countries : United Kingdom, United States of America
Keywords : prison, airport, 1970s, drug smuggling, attempt to escape, court, based on true story, escape, lawyer, torture, hashish, brutality, masturbation, istanbul, turkey