Play Song
Pause Song

About the film

Midnight Express

prison airport 1970s drug smuggling attempt to escape court based on true story escape lawyer torture hashish brutality masturbation istanbul, turkey

Midnight Express

Release Date: August 31, 1978

Year    :   1978
Slogan    :   «Walk into the incredible true experience of Billy Hayes, and bring all the courage you can!»
Genres    :   Drama, Crime
Production Companies    :   Columbia Pictures, Casablanca Filmworks
Director    :   Alan Parker
Producers    :   Peter Guber, Alan Marshall, David Puttnam, Garth Thomas, Richard Green
Writers    :   Oliver Stone, William Hoffer, William Hoffer, Billy Hayes, Billy Hayes
RunTime    :   121 mins.
Budget    :   2300000
Revenue    :   35000000

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".

Want to see ?

Main Actors


There are no reviews yet