Tag: jail

Anything for Her (2008) 7.1

Anything for Her (2008)

Lisa and Julien are married and lead a happy uneventful life with their son Oscar. But their life radically changes one morning, when the police comes to arrest Lisa on murder charges. She's sentenced to 20 years of pris...

Tomorrow’s Joe (2011) 6.5

Tomorrow’s Joe (2011)

What does a young orphan urchin do in the slums of Tokyo? He gets into trouble, into brawls, into fights and eventually he lands in jail. Except this one is not just beating, he has a raw talent and a force that gets not...

Amanda Knox (2016) 6.9

Amanda Knox (2016)

American exchange student Amanda Knox is convicted and eventually acquitted for the 2007 death of another student in Italy.::Anonymous...

High Rollers (1976) 7.5

High Rollers (1976)

Belle Duke, in order to get revenge on her former lover Philip Bang, organizes his jail break. But instead of Philip is the Italian Felice Brianza, AKAS Felix, to escape. Now Felix is obliged to help Philip escape. He su...

The Fatal Glass of Beer (1933) 6.7

The Fatal Glass of Beer (1933)

Mr. Snavely, a Yukon prospector, lost his only son years ago to the temptations of the big city; now the prodigal Chester, released from prison, comes home to Ma and Pa. A parody of Yukon melodrama; includes the famous l...

Lonely Are the Brave (1962) 7.6

Lonely Are the Brave (1962)

In order to free his best friend Paul Bondi from jail, cowboy Jack Burns gets himself imprisoned only to find out that Bondi does not want to escape. Thus Burns breaks out on his own and is afterwards being chased in the...

Sivaji (2007) 7.5

Sivaji (2007)

Held in a cell, Sivaji reflects how he came to be under police scrutiny and his subsequent arrest for a variety of economic offenses. He had returned to Chennai from the U.S. to live with his parents and maternal uncle, ...

Jailhouse Rock (1957) 6.5

Jailhouse Rock (1957)

Vince Everett is serving a one-year jail sentence for manslaughter. While in the big house, his cellmate, a former country singer, introduces him to the record business. Everett takes to it so well that he decides to bec...

Like Dandelion Dust (2009) 7

Like Dandelion Dust (2009)

A compelling drama that explores the different meanings of being a parent through the gritty, realistic lives of the struggling, blue-collar Porters, and the privileged Campbell family. Their lives intersect, intertwine ...

Allied (2016) 7.1

Allied (2016)

At the height of World War II, in turbulent 1942, the fearless Wing Commander, Max Vatan, lands on the desert dunes of Morocco to meet with the Parisian member of the French Resistance, Marianne Beauséjour. After a botch...

Evel Knievel (2004) (TV) 5.2

Evel Knievel (2004) (TV)

Since boyhood, orphan Bobby 'Evel' Knievel never could resist risks or keep out of trouble. He's determined to leave the mining town Butte, willing to try any job or scam. Linda Bork agrees to join his adventurous life. ...

Fearless Frank (1967) 4.2

Fearless Frank (1967)

A satirical comedy about an unsophisticated country boy who treks off to Chicago, Illinois, gets shot by mobsters, and awakens to find that he has the powers of Superman....

Dragon in Jail (1990) 6.2

Dragon in Jail (1990)

Henry, a juvenile delinquent, trying to escape life in the ghetto. After releasing from jail, he is bullied by a local tyrant, Charlie. His rich jail mate Wayne, who has become a famous lawyer, decides to help him out.::...

You and I (2011) 4.6

You and I (2011)

Two girls, Lana and Janie, from vastly different worlds, bond as they persevere to become a part of the glamorous lifestyle offered by the power's high society. Although they are constantly challenged by the seductive, i...

Greek s2 e9 Three’s a Crowd 8

Greek s2 e9 Three’s a Crowd

Rusty discovers a secret regarding Dale's BFF and needs to decide whether or not he should tell him. Ashleigh struggles to make presidential decisions for the good of the house while keeping the peace between her sisters...

Days of Our Lives s1 e10759 Episode #1.10759 -

Days of Our Lives s1 e10759 Episode #1.10759

Elvis gets surprise visits while he handles the twins alone. Tony carefully keeps his distance from the babies, admitting he wants no offspring, while Anna can't get enough of them. Visited by Sami before his real jailin...

Dynasty s3 e1 Guilt Trip to Alaska 8

Dynasty s3 e1 Guilt Trip to Alaska

After bodies are pulled from the lake, the Carringtons need get their stories straight....

Boomerang s1 e4 Call a Spade 6.9

Boomerang s1 e4 Call a Spade

Simone, Crystal, and Tia embark on a late night girls trip to rescue Simone's carefree god sister and her boyfriend from jail. Simone also deals with her guilt over Crystal and David's divorce....

Accidentally in Love (2011) (TV) 6.1

Accidentally in Love (2011) (TV)

Eddie Avedon's shot at a prestigious movie part, his ticket out of playing Mulligan the bunny in a children's TV show, is ruined after a car accident with single mother Annie Benchley, which keeps haunting them. The part...

Hail Caesar (1994) 3.2

Hail Caesar (1994)

Caesar is a would-be rock star. But for now, he works at a pencil eraser factory. Soon he falls in love with the owner's daughter. In order to get her, he bets with the old man that he can make a hundred thousand dollars...

“60 Days In” (2016) 7.7

“60 Days In” (2016)

"60 Day In" offers an unprecedented look at life behind bars at Indiana's Clark County Jail as seven ordinary people volunteer for to live among its general population for 60 days without fellow inmates or staff knowing ...

All the Pretty Horses (2000) 5.8

All the Pretty Horses (2000)

Two young Texas cowboys on the cusp of manhood ride into 1940's Mexico in search of experience. What they find is a country as chaotic as it is beautiful, as cruel and unfeeling as it is mysterious, where death is a cons...

Bye-2019 6.3

Bye-2019

City of Sevilla. Sevilla, Andalucía (south to Spain). The neighborhood of the Las 3.000 Viviendas (The 3,000 Homes or "The 3,000" for short) is a ruthless and cruel place where police, law and order have no power. In thi...

Jackson County Jail-1976 6.2

Jackson County Jail-1976

This is a powerful drama about a young woman who stumbles into a nightmare land of hijacking and humiliation while driving cross-country from California to New York....

Eye for an Eye-2019 6.6

Eye for an Eye-2019

2018. Cambados, Pontevedra (Galicia; northwest to Spain). Legendary Gallician drug dealer Antonio Padín is pardoned from the jail due to humanitarian reasons, after to have a terminal disease. Aging, weak and ill, Antoni...

All American Zombie Drugs-2010 3.3

All American Zombie Drugs-2010

Vinny and Sebastion, two burnouts, going nowhere in small town suburbia and still riding the high of their high-school days, start a business doing the only thing they have ever excelled at...drugs. With the help of a je...

Los Traficantes-2012 7.2

Los Traficantes-2012

While serving a 33 year sentence inside La Mesa Federal Prison, the most corrupt in all of Mexico, former drug cartel chief Esteban Mendoza finds redemption while helping others overcome drug addiction.::Anonymous...

A Killer Upstairs-2005 4.4

A Killer Upstairs-2005

Police detective Bruning investigates the murder of model Vivian Jamison in rich businessman husband James' home. He sees no reason to doubts the evidence pointing at her latest lover, neighboring troubled, fatherless hi...

The Polka King-2017 5.9

The Polka King-2017

Local Pennsylvania polka legend Jan Lewan develops a plan to get rich that shocks his fans and lands him in jail.::Anonymous...

Getting Even with Dad-1994 4.8

Getting Even with Dad-1994

Ray, an ex-con and widower, is planning a coin heist with two accomplices to help him to buy his own bakery. However, he doesn't expect his son Timmy, who was living with Ray's sister, to show up at the house right in th...

The Wrong Woman-2013 5.1

The Wrong Woman-2013

Ellen Plainview, a sweet, caring, working wife and mother, answers the door one afternoon to learn that she is under arrest for attempted murder. She enters a legal nightmare as the evidence against her accumulates until...

Shooting Fish-1997 6.6

Shooting Fish-1997

Dylan and Jez are con artists, Dylan is a charming American who's run from some characters in the states and Jez is an English techno nerd. During one of their scams selling a voice recognition computer they hire Georgie...

Straight Time-1978 7.4

Straight Time-1978

After many juvenile detentions and six years in prison, the small time thief and burglar Max Dembo is released on parole. Max has an initial friction with his nasty parole officer Earl Frank, but the officer agrees to le...

Faith of Our Fathers-2015 3.6

Faith of Our Fathers-2015

With the Vietnam War raging in 1969, two young fathers report for duty. A man of great faith and a doubtful cynic. A quarter-century later, their sons, Wayne and John Paul (David A.R. White and Kevin Downes), meet as str...

Vendetta-2015 4.7

Vendetta-2015

A detective pushed beyond his limits will stop at nothing for vengeance. When his wife is killed by a criminal that he put away, Mason, a hard-nosed detective, deliberately gets arrested in order to get revenge. While in...

Hella W-2011 5.3

Hella W-2011

The life of a heroine. The life and work of Hella Wuolijoki. A poet, spy and millionaire, she turned into an internationally acclaimed businesswoman, politician and playwright, who collaborated with Europe's leading writ...

Acapulco Gold-1976 4.8

Acapulco Gold-1976

See former child evangelist MARJOE GORTNER as an ordinary Joe who gets involved in a dangerous DRUG SMUGGLING scheme in beautiful HAWAII! This is a movie made especially for the DRUG CULTURE circa 1974!::Anonymous...

Clean-2004 6.8

Clean-2004

London-based Emily Wang gained minor notoriety from her VJ-ing on cable television. She is now more renowned for being the longtime girlfriend and pseudo manager of rock musician Lee Hauser, who seems to be on the brink ...

The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland-1999 5.8

The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland-1999

Elmo loves his fuzzy, blue blanket, and would never let anything happen to it. However, a tug-of-war with his friend Zoe sends his blanket to a faraway land, and Elmo in hot pursuit. Facing life without his cherished bla...

The Talk of the Town-1942 7.5

The Talk of the Town-1942

In suburban Lochester, New England, three people end up living together in high school teacher Nora Shelley's rental house. The first is her new tenant, renowned Harvard law professor Michael Lightcap, who has rented the...