Monday April 6, 2020

TV picks of the week

Jonathan O'Brien picks his three TV features of the coming week

27th April, 2014
Escape From Alcatraz Tonight, 1.50am, RTE One.

Film: Escape From Alcatraz Tonight, 1.50am, RTE One

Clint Eastwood gives one of his meatiest performances of the 1970s, which is saying something, in this white-knuckle drama about a convict who attempts to break out of the notorious high-security island prison, a feat never achieved by anyone before. Based on a true story and also starring Patrick McGoohan. (1979)


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