Tag: prison

Marriage a la Mode (1955) 6.4

Marriage a la Mode (1955)

Storyline:Charles Hathaway (Sir Rex Harrison) wakes up in West Wales with no recollection of who he is or how he got there. With the help of a Cardiff specialist, he traces his life back to his gorgeous wife and their...

Luz (2020) 6.7

Luz (2020)

Storyline:What began as a friendship turns into a fierce romance in this heart-wrenching drama. LUZ is a story of survival, not only for the lives of both men, but for their relationship as it transitions to the world...

The Criminal Code (1930) 7

The Criminal Code (1930)

Storyline:A wily D.A.(Brady) gets a 10 year conviction of a young 20 year old (Robert Graham)who he knows killed a man in self defense. Years later Brady becomes warden of the prison holding Graham. When Brady realize...

A Man There Was (1917) 7.4

A Man There Was (1917)

Storyline:Terje Vigen, a sailor, suffers the loss of his family through the cruelty of another man. Years later, when his enemy's family finds itself dependent on Terje's beneficence, Terje must decide whether to aven...

Strul (1988) 5.8

Strul (1988)

Storyline:Conny is a chemistry teacher who is framed for drugpossesion. Unable to prove his innocence he ends up in prison. When he finds a secret exit some inmates "persuades" him to participate in a heist. Things be...

Against the Law (TV Movie 2017) 6.9

Against the Law (TV Movie 2017)

Storyline:In 1952 journalist Peter Wildeblood, at a time when same-sex was a crime, picks up RAF corporal Eddie McNally, thus beginning a love affair, often conducted through letters. Peter introduces him to Edward, L...

Night of the Kings (2020) 6.4

Night of the Kings (2020)

Storyline:The wild 'auto-gestioned- prison of Abidjan becomes the theater of a fight for power, as the old 'chief' of the prison must submit his power, due to illness. This last night of the blood full moon a newcomer...

The Age of Blood (2017) 5.8

The Age of Blood (2017)

Storyline:After a lost battle, Kim Ho, a once-proud swordsman for the king, is suddenly reappointed as a lowly prison guard. Working overnight on his first day, he runs headlong into an attempted prison break.User Rev...

The Mauritanian (2021) 7.1

The Mauritanian (2021)

Storyline:Based on the NY Times best-selling memoir "Guantánamo Diary" by Mohamedou Ould Slahi, this is the true story of Slahi's fight for freedom after being detained and imprisoned without charge by the U.S. Govern...

The Haunted Strangler (1958) 6.3

The Haunted Strangler (1958)

Storyline:A writer investigating the execution of a serial killer known as "The Haymarket Strangler" 20 years previously begins to suspect that the wrong man might have been hanged. However, when he picks up a scalpel...

Lock-Up: The Prisoners of Rikers Island (1994) 7.9

Lock-Up: The Prisoners of Rikers Island (1994)

Storyline:A look inside Rikers Island which is a rather unknown place in New York. Many of the inmates and various people working in the law enforcement field are interviewed. We see aftermath of violence, different u...

Fall to Grace (2013) 5.9

Fall to Grace (2013)

Storyline:Emmy(R)-winning filmmaker Alexandra Pelosi ('Journeys With George') explores scandalized former New Jersey governor Jim McGreevey's new life as a spiritual advisor to female prison inmates and a soon-to-be o...

District (2018) 5.4

District (2018)

Storyline:A young adult learns that some boys in the hood are simply just goods to wealthy men in the area. It's a tale that truly questions how much you value your self-worth.User Reviews: This is just BAD in every c...

Middle of Nowhere (2012) 6.4

Middle of Nowhere (2012)

Storyline:When her husband is sentenced to eight years in prison, Ruby drops out of medical school in order to focus on her husband's well-being while he's incarcerated - leading her on a journey of self-discovery in ...

Payback (2021)

Storyline:A young stockbroker at a Mob-controlled Wall Street firm gets betrayed and sent to prison for six years. When he gets out, he seeks revenge.User Reviews:

Goodbye, Mr. Cool (2001) 6.5

Goodbye, Mr. Cool (2001)

Storyline:Dragon is determined to leave his life of crime after leaving prison but denying the temptations of the free world won't be easy.User Reviews: Ekin Cheng, plays as Brother Lung (Cool Dragon) in this film dir...

Kept Woman (TV Movie 2015) 6.3

Kept Woman (TV Movie 2015)

Storyline:Jessica and her fiancé Evan just moved from the city into their dream home on a quiet suburban street. Soon after, Jessica catches her seemingly friendly new neighbor, Simon, in a strange lie and can't let h...

The Big Bird Cage (1972) 6

The Big Bird Cage (1972)

Storyline:Terry, a social-climbing young woman accidentally gets caught up in the activities of two revolutionaries, Blossom and Django, and finds herself in a concentration camp for women. In the center of the camp i...

The Nightingale of Tibet (2013) 7.4

The Nightingale of Tibet (2013)

Storyline:The Nightingale of Tibet is a musical biopic about the life of opera singer Yiga Gyalnang, played by Tibetan singer Namgyal Lhamo. The movie follows the perilous journey of the singer as she escapes illegal ...

Signed Sealed Delivered (TV Movie 2013) 7.7

Signed Sealed Delivered (TV Movie 2013)

Storyline:In this prequel to the series, old-fashioned gentleman Oliver O'Toole's well-oiled team for lost letters is accidentally joined by ambitious Internet age postal Shane McInerney. They bond over the tragic cas...

Gotti (TV Movie 1996) 7.2

Gotti (TV Movie 1996)

Storyline:John Gotti, the head of a small New York mafia crew breaks a few of the old family rules. He rises to become the head of the Gambino family and the most well-known mafia boss in America. He is known as the D...

The Wendell Baker Story (2005) 5.6

The Wendell Baker Story (2005)

Storyline:Near the Texas-Mexico border, Wendell Baker has a few things going for him: his genial nature and optimism and the love of Doreen. His troubles? He dances around telling her that he loves her, and his idea o...

Chopper (2000) 7.2

Chopper (2000)

Storyline:Chopper tells the intense story of Mark "Chopper" Read, a legendary criminal who wrote his autobiography while serving a murder sentence in prison. His book, From the Inside, upon which the film is based, wa...

Bobby Z (2007) 5.8

Bobby Z (2007)

Storyline:A DEA agent provides former Marine Tim Kearney with a way out of his prison sentence: impersonate Bobby Z, a recently deceased drug dealer, in a hostage switch with a crime lord. When the negotiations go awr...