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I think you're looking for Spoiler from 1998. Roger Mason is a prisoner locked away in a futuristic fortress of a jail. Desperate to escape and see his daughter, he keeps making attempt after attempt to break free, but each one is foiled just as he's about to gain his freedom. As his punishments include being frozen in suspended animation for years at a ...
It's the introduction scene of Christie (Holly Valance) from DOA: Dead Or Alive, a 2006 action movie based on a video game. Here it is again on Youtube:
That exact line is in The Running Man.
I think you might be searching for the 2009 German movie The Door (orig.: Die Tür), starring Mads Mikkelsen and based on a novel by Akif Pirinçci. It is not very old, though (but you didn't really specify a time frame), but it does fit your plot description pretty well, even if it isn't an alternative world but merely the past. The story is about a father ...
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