Escape From Alcatraz is a film based on a true story about three men who escaped from a prison that was supposed to be escape proof.A group of inmates attempt a daring escape from the notorious Alcatraz Prison Island from which no-one managed to escape before.The movie was filmed on location at Alcatraz Island. Frank Morris, played by Clint Eastwood, along with the Anglin brothers, John and Clarence manage to escape the prison. They were presumed drowned. However the bodies were never found. Alcatraz was closed less than a year later. If you have not had a chance to see this movie I highly recommend you rent it.