Billy Hayes is caught attempting to smuggle drugs out of Turkey. The Turkish courts decide to make an example of him, sentencing him to more than 30 years in prison. Hayes has two opportunities for release: the appeals made by his lawyer, his family, and the American government, or the "Midnight Express".
Attributes: Slow, Dark, Watch By Myself
Genre: Indie, Drama, Crime
Release date: September 11, 1978
Runtime: 121 min
Director: Alan Parker