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Midnight Express (1978)

Walk into the incredible true experience of Billy Hayes, and bring all the courage you can!
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Rating: R
imdb: 7.6
Runtime: 121
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$35.0 mil
Genre(s): Drama, Crime
 
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Billy Hayes is a young American who visited Turkey in 1970. Before he left, he made a grave decision; to attempt to smuggle 2 kilograms of hashish out of the country on a commercial airline flight. He tapes the drugs to his body, unbeknownst to his girlfriend, and tries to board their flight. He is easily captured and before long winds up in a seedy Turkish Prison. Based on a true story, we follow Billy through his four year prison sentence as he struggles to contend with life inside a harsh and often sadistic penal system. As Billy's family works tirelessly through legal and diplomatic channels to speed his release, Billy must decide to what lengths his is willing to go to survive.
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Blu-ray
UPC: 043396229488
Release Date July 21, 2009


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UPC: 043396226098
Release Date February 5, 2008


 
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