Movie Locations Guide

Clint Eastwood portrays Frank Morris, the cunning bank robber who masterminded the elaborately detailed and, as far as anybody knows, ultimately successful, escape. Patrick McGoohan is a superb counterpoint as the suspicious warden.

Alcatraz Island

As you may of guessed, filming actually took place on Alcatraz Island, although some internal scenes were sets built in studios.

Movie Location:
Alcatraz Island, San Francisco, , California, USA