Henri “Papillon” Charrière, a safecracker from the Parisian underworld, is wrongfully convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment in the penal colony of French Guiana, where he forges a strong friendship with Louis Dega, a counterfeiter who needs his protection.
|Production Countries||:||United States of America, Czech Republic, Spain,|
|Production Co.||:||Red Granite Pictures Czech Anglo Productions FishCorb Films Universal Pictures|
|Casts||:||Charlie Hunnam, Rami Malek, Christopher Fairbank, Eve Hewson, Michael Socha, Brian Vernel, Nicholas Asbury, Yorick van Wageningen, Nikola Kent, Roland Møller, Slavko Sobin, Goran Navojec, Joel Basman, Tommy Flanagan, Demetri Goritsas, Cali Nelle, Reshad Strik, Nina Seničar, Ian Beattie,|
|Plot Keywords||:||based on novel or book, biography, remake, solitary confinement, south america, prison break, island prison, devil's island, french guiana,|