No Escape (Escape from Absolom)
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A man from the future fights to survive in a society thrown back to the dark ages in this sci-fi adventure set in 2022. Capt. Robbins (Ray Liotta) is a military man who, after he's convicted of the murder of his superior officer, is sentenced to a high-tech prison ruled by the Warden (Michael Lerner), a cruel taskmaster who enjoys torturing his inmates. After a scuffle with the Warden, Robbins is transferred to a primitive island penal colony known as Absalom, where the civilization is dominated by two groups, the Insiders, a peaceful tribe led by the Father (Lance Henriksen), and the… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 53%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A synthetic pastiche of sci-fi, action movies (borrowing feely from the superior Mad Max movies), and routine prison drama that's a sensless, incoherent mishmash that even a reliable pro like Liota cannot salavage."
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
"Martin Campbell's generally an underrated action director, but this is just okay, not one of his finer efforts"
‑ Luke Y. Thompson, New Times
"A throwback to the energetic sci-fi films of yesteryear. Frantic and Fun."
‑ Clint Morris, Brag Magazine
"A watchable futuristic prison flick. Decent B-movie thrills."
‑ Chuck O'Leary, Fantastica Daily
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