Escape From Pretoria

2020, Mystery & thriller/Drama, 1h 41m

44 Reviews 250+ Ratings

What to know

critics consensus

Escape from Pretoria doesn't quite do justice to the fact-based story it's dramatizing, but that lack of depth is offset by suitably gripping jailbreak action. Read critic reviews

You might also like

See More
13 Minutes poster image
13 Minutes
Nightingale poster image
Nightingale
Kaala poster image
Kaala
The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley poster image
The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley
The Assassin poster image
The Assassin

Where to watch

Rent/buy Subscription Rent/buy Rent/buy

Rate And Review

User image

Verified

  • User image

    Super Reviewer

    Rate this movie

    Oof, that was Rotten.

    Meh, it passed the time.

    It’s good – I’d recommend it.

    Awesome!

    So Fresh: Absolute Must See!

    What did you think of the movie? (optional)



  • You're almost there! Just confirm how you got your ticket.

  • User image

    Super Reviewer

    Step 2 of 2

    How did you buy your ticket?

    Let's get your review verified.

    • Fandango

    • AMCTheatres.com or AMC AppNew

    • Cinemark Coming Soon

      We won’t be able to verify your ticket today, but it’s great to know for the future.

    • Regal Coming Soon

      We won’t be able to verify your ticket today, but it’s great to know for the future.

    • Theater box office or somewhere else

    You're almost there! Just confirm how you got your ticket.

  • User image

    Super Reviewer

    Rate this movie

    Oof, that was Rotten.

    Meh, it passed the time.

    It’s good – I’d recommend it.

    Awesome!

    So Fresh: Absolute Must See!

    What did you think of the movie? (optional)

  • How did you buy your ticket?

    • Fandango

    • AMCTheatres.com or AMC AppNew

    • Cinemark Coming Soon

      We won’t be able to verify your ticket today, but it’s great to know for the future.

    • Regal Coming Soon

      We won’t be able to verify your ticket today, but it’s great to know for the future.

    • Theater box office or somewhere else

Escape From Pretoria Videos

Escape From Pretoria Photos

Movie Info

Sentenced to a South African prison for 12 years, anti-apartheid activist Tim Jenkin and his fellow inmates devise a daring plan to escape.

Cast & Crew

Ian Hart
Denis Goldberg
Daniel Webber
Stephen Lee
Stephen Hunter
Peter Jenkin
Mark Leonard Winter
Leonard Fontaine
Paul Harvey
Prison Warden
Martin Ayles
Prison Guard
PJ Oaten
David Rabkin
Lliam Amor
David Kitson
Adam Ovadia
Van Zadelhoff
Francis Annan
Screenwriter
L.H. Adams
Screenwriter
Toby Ascher
Executive Producer
Jeff Fowler
Executive Producer
Masanao Maeda
Executive Producer
Tim Miller
Executive Producer
Stephen F. Windon
Cinematographer
Junkie XL
Original Music
Sean Haworth
Production Design
Chris Beach
Art Director
Shannon Gottlieb
Set Decoration
Debra McGuire
Costume Design
Show all Cast & Crew

News & Interviews for Escape From Pretoria

Critic Reviews for Escape From Pretoria

Audience Reviews for Escape From Pretoria

Movie & TV guides

View All