Papillon 2018 is a biographical film based on the life of a French convict named Henri Charriere (Charlie Hunnam). The nickname of this person was given as Papillon which means butterfly. The director of this film is Michael Noer. This film is produced by Joey McFarland.
Papillon 2018 is a film which is based on Henri Charriere’s novels Papillon and Banco. This film was released on 24th August, 2018. It is a 2 hours 13 minutes movie. The box office collection of this movie is $4.5 million.
Critical Response on the movie
This movie had received average reviews from the critics. The critics said that the story was good but it was really brutal and stories portrayed must not be so brutal to see.
Plot of the movie
Henri Charriere who was the Papillon was known to be a murdered and he was convicted and imprisoned in a prison from where nobody could escape in Devil’s Island penal colony. But afterwards he managed to escape with the help of another convict named Louis Dega. But lastly Dega had accustomed with the life of the prison and he did not want to escape thus Papillon escaped from the prison and wrote a memoir.