• Released
  • October 18, 2013
  • R , 1 hr 55 min
  • Action/Adventure
    Suspense/Thriller
  • 1,616 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: Ray Breslin (Stallone), the world's foremost authority on structural security, agrees to take on one last job: breaking out of an ultra-secret, high-tech facility called "The Tomb."

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Critic Ratings

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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
So chalk Escape Plan up as a pretty good action movie given an extra edge by the intelligent use of its two main actors.
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68

Film.com

By Laremy Legel
A Stallone / Schwarzenegger film that isn't completely beneath them.
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63

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
Stupid but fun.
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63

New York Post

By Kyle Smith
Any prison-break yarn that includes Arnold Schwarzenegger delivering the line “You hit like a vegetarian” is OK by me.
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63

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

A display of old-school muscle-buddy connivance that’s as flatly preposterous as it is shamelessly entertaining.
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63

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
The heist-inspired elements aren't well thought through and it becomes a question of which is harder to swallow: the mechanics of the story...
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60

Variety

By Andrew Barker
Mercifully free of tongue-in-cheek meta-humor, Escape Plan is a likably lunkheaded meat-and-potatoes brawler that never pretends to be more...
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60

Total Film

By Andrew Lowry
A highly enjoyable slice of in-one-eye, out-the-other nonsense. It may coast on the charisma of its leads at times, and it’s hardly deep,...
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50

USA Today

By Scott Bowles
Action fans -- particularly devotees of brainless '80s shoot-em-ups -- may find enough to like here, particularly the preposterous mayhem...
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50

Chicago Sun-Times

By Bruce Ingram
Sure, it’s fun to see the Governator and the Italian Stallion he-manning it up together feature-length for the first time — the screen is...
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Entertaining

By toybaby
Good rental or something to waste time with but don't think its worthy of full ticket price....

Great movie

By griffinula
I was skeptical about watching a Sylvester Stallone movie but I must say he was great in this movie. The plot and story line is great!...

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Rated R | For Violence and Language Throughout
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 16 & under Arnie and Sly team up for lighthearted but violent action.
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