Banged Up Abroad
Banged Up Abroad (GB, Channel 5) aired on 2006 and belongs to the following categories: Documentary. The IMDB rating is 7,9 (updated 09-20-2021). Channel 5 aired 12 seasons and 38 episodes for now.Overview
Banged Up Abroad is a British documentary/docudrama television series created by Bart Layton that was produced for Channel 5 and that premiered in March 2006. Most episodes feature stories of people who have been arrested while travelling abroad, usually for trying to smuggle illegal drugs, although some episodes feature people who were kidnapped or captured while travelling or living in any other country. Some episodes have featured real-life stories that first became well-known when they were the subject of a film: films that have been ”re-made” in this way include Midnight Express, Goodfellas, The Devil’s Double, Argo, and, to a lesser extent, Casino and Mr Nice.