Henri Charriere, called "Papillon" for the butterfly tattoo on his chest, is convicted in Paris for a murder he did not commit. Sentenced to life imprisonment in the penal colony of French Guiana, he becomes obsessed with escaping. After planning and executing a series of treacherous yet failed attempts, he's sent to the notorious prison Devil's Island, a place from which no one has ever escaped.
|Release Date||July 26th, 2018|
|Writers||Henri Charrière, Aaron Guzikowski|
|Production Companies||Red Granite Pictures, Czech Anglo Productions, FishCorb Films|
|Production Countries||United States of America, Czech Republic, Spain|
|Plot Keywords||biography, remake|