Tag: prison

Streetwise (1984) 8.2

Streetwise (1984)

Portrays the lives of nine desperate teenagers. Thrown too young into a seedy grown up world, these runaways and castaways survive, but just barely. Rat, the dumpster diver. Tiny, the teen prostitute. Shellie, the baby-f...

Acquitted by Faith (2020) 2.6

Acquitted by Faith (2020)

Attorney Benjamin Stills {Casper Van Dien} is nearly sentenced to prison and finds faith in God after killing a teenage girl in an accidental car crash while texting while driving.::Green Apple Entertainment...

And Baby Will Fall (2011) (TV) 5.6

And Baby Will Fall (2011) (TV)

Model citizen David Rose runs a garden center and is a devoted house-father. Like his wife Ivy, who suffered two stillbirths, their new neighbor Melinda is near to giving birth. Just after David showed her around in the ...

Riki-Oh: The Story of Ricky (1991) 7.1

Riki-Oh: The Story of Ricky (1991)

The story is set in the year of 2001 in a prison owned by a major company. A new prisoner sees his friends being harassed and killed by the guards and seeks his revenge....

Twins (1997) 6

Twins (1997)

Mrs. Malhotra's (Reema Lagoo) twin sons were separated at birth, so now she only has one son beside her. Since then she has been in shock and confined to a wheelchair in the USA. Quiet and mature Prem (Salman Khan), one ...

Ek Hasina Thi (2004) 7.6

Ek Hasina Thi (2004)

Sarika and Karan are employed in a big city called Mumbai in India. They meet, have a date, and find that they are attracted to each other. They do not know nor care of each others' backgrounds, and get married. They sta...

16 Bars (2018) 8.1

16 Bars (2018)

16 Bars is an intimate look at the lives of four inmates at the city jail in Richmond, Virginia, who are a part of a unique rehabilitation effort that involves writing and recording original music. The film follows their...

Ladro lui, ladra lei (1958) 6.6

Ladro lui, ladra lei (1958)

Cencio, a roman pilferer, periodically is in prison. He meets Cesira that soon become his partner in crime. With Cesira's help Cencio try the big hit to a jewelery. But the lucky break is over.::1felco...

Manhattan Melodrama (1934) 7.2

Manhattan Melodrama (1934)

Orphans Edward "Blackie" Gallagher and Jim Wade are lifelong friends who take different paths in life. Blackie thrives on gambling and grows up to be a hard-nosed racketeer. Bookworm Wade becomes a D.A. vying for the Gov...

Quartet (1981) 6.4

Quartet (1981)

It's 1927 Paris. Following the conviction of her art dealer husband, Stephan Zelli (Anthony Higgins), for theft for which he was handed a one-year prison sentence, Marya Zelli (Isabelle Adjani), originally from West Indi...

“The Walking Dead” (2010) 8.2

“The Walking Dead” (2010)

Sheriff Deputy Rick Grimes gets shot and falls into a coma. When awoken he finds himself in a Zombie Apocalypse. Not knowing what to do he sets out to find his family, after he's done that, he gets connected to a group t...

Framed (1975) 6.4

Framed (1975)

Gambler Ron Lewis wins the jackpot but is ambushed later on the street outside. In self defense he kills a cop and is sentenced to four years of prison. He vows to make a bloody revenge on the mayor and the police commis...

Beyond the Call (1996) (TV) 6

Beyond the Call (1996) (TV)

Russell Gates is a Vietnam vet on death row for killing a policeman. His childhood sweetheart, Pam O'Brien, is stunned to learn this and does not believe he could commit such a crime. She writes to him much to the dismay...

Dogboys (1998) (TV) 4.9

Dogboys (1998) (TV)

Julian Taylor, a Marine veteran and former middleweight boxing champion loses control in a bar fight and ends up serving time for aggravated assault in Retrieve Prison. Not long after his arrival, Julian is introduced to...

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...

Buffalo ’66 (1998) 7.5

Buffalo ’66 (1998)

Billy is released after five years in prison. In the next moment, he kidnaps teenage student Layla and visits his parents with her, pretending she is his girlfriend and they will soon marry (and forcing her to say the sa...

Rendition (2007) 6.8

Rendition (2007)

After a terrorist bombing kills an American envoy in a foreign country, an investigation leads to an Egyptian who has been living in the United States for years and who is married to an American. He is apprehended when h...

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...

Norte, the End of History (2013) 7.6

Norte, the End of History (2013)

The lives of three people take a turn when one of them commits a crime: Joaquin is failing miserably at providing for his family. When his loan-shark Magda gets murdered, the crime is pinned on him. Misery and solitude t...

The Glass House (1972) (TV) 7.3

The Glass House (1972) (TV)

Adapted from a story by Truman Capote ("In Cold Blood"), the world of the prison convict is open to the viewer. As the story develops, one thing becomes clear. As in the outside world, there is a "system"; and just as on...

Graveyard of Honor (2002) 7

Graveyard of Honor (2002)

A barkeeper saves a Yakuza boss' life and thus makes his way up in the organization. However his fear of nothing soon causes problems.::Oliver Heidelbach...

The Crossing Guard (1995) 6.3

The Crossing Guard (1995)

After his daughter died in a hit and run, Freddy Gale has waited six years for John Booth, the man responsible, to be released from prison. On the day of release, Gale visits Booth and announces that he will kill him in ...

Cattle Empire (1958) 6.2

Cattle Empire (1958)

After serving a five year prison sentence for allowing his men to destroy a town in a drunken spree, a trail boss is hired by the same town's leading citizen to drive their cattle to Fort Clemson. Complicating matters, a...

Ocean’s Eleven (2001) 7.7

Ocean’s Eleven (2001)

Danny Ocean wants to score the biggest heist in history. He combines an eleven member team, including Frank Catton, Rusty Ryan and Linus Caldwell. Their target? The Bellagio, the Mirage and the MGM Grand. All casinos own...

The Hammer (2017) 6.4

The Hammer (2017)

George "The Hammer" Martin and Doc Dixon have been best friends since reform school to life in prison where George becomes an unbeatable prison boxer with songwriter Doc as his cornerman. When George is offered freedom t...

A Close Shave (1995) 8.1

A Close Shave (1995)

When Wallace and Gromit go over to wash windows, Wallace falls in love with a wool store owner named Wendolene. Meanwhile, Gromit is framed for killing sheep and is put in jail. So with help from the sheep flock and Wend...

The Prison (2017) 6.5

The Prison (2017)

A troubled ex-cop imprisoned for a hit-and-run accident discovers that the entire penitentiary is controlled by an inmate who has been running a crime syndicate with the help of the warden and guards which provides them ...

Shootout at Wadala (2013) 5.9

Shootout at Wadala (2013)

Manohar Arjun Surve better known as Manya Surve is a bright college student in love with Vidya.He lives with his mother and step brother Bhargav Surve whose a local goon.Manya is arrested by Inspector Ambolkar for being ...

The Inn of the Sixth Happiness (1958) 7.3

The Inn of the Sixth Happiness (1958)

All her life Englishwoman Gladys Aylward knew that China was the place where she belonged. Not qualified to be sent there as a missionary, Gladys works as a domestic to earn the money to send herself to a poor, remote vi...

Government (2005) 7.6

Government (2005)

Meet Subhash Nagre - a wealthy and influential resident of Bombay. He lives in a palatial house with his wife, Pushpa; sons Vishnu and his wife Amrita and their son; a second son, named Shankar, in the United States. Sub...

Back by Midnight (2004) 4.9

Back by Midnight (2004)

The warden of a small, rundown, minimum-security prison plots revenge against the prison's dishonest owner by having four inmates break out and plan a department store robbery to spruce up the prison's faculties.::matt-2...

The Spitfire Grill (1996) 7

The Spitfire Grill (1996)

Percy, upon being released from prison, goes to the small town of Gillead, to find a place where she can start over again. She is taken in by Hannah, to help out at her place, the Spitfire Grill. Percy brings change to t...

The Alien Girl (2010) 6.5

The Alien Girl (2010)

A Ukrainian mob boss sends a group of henchmen to capture a woman hiding out in the Czech Republic. The plan backfires when she turns out to be a ruthless killer and pits her captors against each other.::Anonymous...

The Magdalene Sisters (2002) 7.7

The Magdalene Sisters (2002)

A thoroughly mind-provoking film about 3 young women who, under tragic circumstances, see themselves cast away to a Magdalene Asylum for young women in 1964. One of many like institutions, the asylums are run like prison...

Rise of the Zombies (2012) 4

Rise of the Zombies (2012)

During a zombie apocalypse ,a group of survivors hide on Alcatraz Island to escape from rising zombie hordes. When their refuge is overrun, and upon hearing that a scientist may have discovered a cure, they leave the isl...

Takedown (2000) 6.3

Takedown (2000)

Kevin Mitnick is quite possibly the best hacker in the world. Hunting for more and more information, seeking more and more cybertrophies every day, he constantly looks for bigger challenges. When he breaks into the compu...

A Murder of Crows (1998) 6.4

A Murder of Crows (1998)

After a lawyer gets disbarred, he goes off to write a book about his experience. He meets a man who lets him read his manuscript. The man dies and the lawyer passes the book off as his. Just when the book becomes a big s...

Rosewater (2014) 6.6

Rosewater (2014)

Based of a true story about a journalist who gets detained and brutally interrogated in prison for 118 days. The journalist Maziar Bahari was blindfolded and interrogated for 4 months in Evin prison in Iran, while the on...

Brubaker (1980) 7.2

Brubaker (1980)

When the new warden comes in disguised as an inmate, he sees firsthand all the corruption and scams the guards and prison officials are running. When he reveals himself and starts to implement reforms to stop the corrupt...

Gatao (2015) 5

Gatao (2015)

Xiong a Taiwan gangster gets released from prison when a rival gang lead by a ruthless man looks to expand their turf for a business deal.::Wayne Curley...