Stealing in order to survive the hardships of living in 1700s Cornwall, young Mary Bryant (Romola Garai) is caught and banished to Australia's Botany Bay penal colony. She soon leads a group of prisoners in a daring escape, gaining the help of a resourceful smuggler (Alex O'Loughlin) and overcoming dangerous obstacles to her freedom. Based on a true story, this Australian mini-series also stars Jack Davenport, Sam Neill. 184 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English.