The greatest escape adventure ever told
Henri “Papillon” Charrière, a safecracker from the Parisian underworld, is wrongfully convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment in the penal colony of French Guiana, where forges a strong friendship with Louis Dega, a counterfeiter who needs his protection.
Released: July 26, 2018
Director: Michael Noer
Writers: Henri Charrière, Aaron Guzikowski
Casts: Charlie Hunnam (Henri 'Papillon' Charrière), Rami Malek (Louis Dega), Christopher Fairbank (Jean Castili), Eve Hewson (Nennete), Michael Socha (Julot), Brian Vernel (Guittou)
Production Companies: Red Granite Pictures, Czech Anglo Productions, FishCorb Films, Universal Pictures