Coming Up

Yet to be reviewed:

New and Upcoming Prison Movies

✪  Forgive Me (Russia) - directed by prisoner Aleksey Andronov in prison

✪  Calapor (2013, India)

Le Meteore / The Meteor (2013, Canada)

✪  Brides (2014, Georgia)

✪  Ley de Fuga (2014, Venezuela) released 26 September 2014

✪  Jogo de Xadrez (2014, Brazil)

✪  Captain Masr (2015, Egypt)

✪  The Evil Gene (2015, USA)

✪  Elimination Game (2015, USA)

Prison on Fire 2015 (2015, Hong Kong)

3000 Yaom / 3000 Layla / 3000 Nights (2015, Palestine, France)

Chapo: The Escape of the Century (2016, Mexico)

✪  Half (2016, South Korea)

In Development

✪  The Archbishop and the Antichrist (South Africa)

Champion (USA) - about boxing in Thai prisons

Goree Girls (USA)

Heartlock (USA)

Incarceron (USA)

✪  Inshalla I’stafadet / Blessed Benefit (Jordan)

✪  Marching Powder (USA)

Prison is Not My Home (South Africa) - Zallywood

✪  Shot Caller (USA)

The Prison (South Korea)

✪  A Letter from Prison (South Korea)

The Pardon (Rwanda)
✪  All Day and a Night (USA)

Bars

Top 10 Most Wanted but Elusive

✪  беспредел (Bespredel) / Lawlessness (1989, Russia)

Highly-rated Russian drama. On You Tube with no subtitles.

Fængslende feriedage / Holidays in Jail (1978, Denmark)

Gyodoso World Cup / Prison World Cup (2001, South Korea)

✪  La Cavale / On the Lam (1971, France)

A woman prisoner forms an idea to escape after writing in her journal.

✪  Longe da Vista (1998, Portugal)

✪  Now Barabbas (1949, UK)

✪  Tetoviranje / Tattooing (1991, Croatia)

✪  The Honor System (1917, USA)

✪  Tomorrow La Scala! (2002, UK)

✪  Tonight’s the Night: Pass it On (1934, UK)

Bars

30 Youm fel Segn / 30 Days in Prison (1966, Egypt)

A Cavallo Della Tigre (1962, Italy)

Accade al penitenziario (1955, Italy) - available but no English sub-titles

Açlığa Doymak / Full of Hunger (2012, Turkey) - about the F-Type prisons

Affinity (2008, USA)

Alcatraz Island (1937, USA)

Alles Nur Tarnung (1996, Germany) - available but no English sub-titles

Ambush at Dark Canyon (2012, USA)

Auraton Ka Jail / Ladies Jail (2002, India)

Ba Bai Bang / Letters from Death Row (2008, China)

Behind the Wall of Shame (1995, China)

Brotherly Love (1928, USA)

Brothers (1977, USA)

Cage, The (1990, USA)

Captive Faith (1991, USA)

Dead Man Out (1989, USA)

Dead Man Talking (2012, Belgium / France) - available but no English sub-titles

Destroyer (1988, USA)

Detenuto in Attesa Di Giudizio / Why (1971, Italy) - available but no English sub-titles

El Patio de mi Carcel / My Prison Yard (2008, Spain) - available but no English sub-titles

Entre Rojas (1995, Spain) - available but no English sub-titles

Fixer, The (1968, UK)

Gokudô meshi / Sukiyaki (2011, Japan)

Great Redeemer, The (1920, USA)

Horas de Luz (2004, Spain) - available but no English sub-titles

I was a Convict (1939, USA)

It’s a Mad, Mad Prison (1988, Taiwan)

Izarren Argia / Stars to Wish Upon (2010, Spain)

Jack O’Hearts (1926, USA)

Jail Busters (1955, USA)

Jawhara (2004, Morocco)

Just Us (1986, Australia)

Kanikuly strogogo rezhima / High Security Vacation (2009, Russia)

Kattorna / The Cats (1965, Sweden)

Koma (2013, Georgia) On You Tube with no subtitles.

Komplizzinnen / Accomplices (1987, Germany)

La Danse de Mort (1948, France)

Laughter in Hell (1933, USA)

Le Droit d’aimer / Brainwashed (1972, France)

Le Solitaire / The Loner (1973, France)

Les Mains Libres (2010, France)

Les Ordres / Orderers (1974, Canada)

Man Who Broke 1000 Chains, The (1987, USA)

Me’Ahorei Hasoragim II / Beyond the Walls II (1992, Israel)

Médecin chef a la Santé (2012, France)

Millionaires in Prison (1940, USA)

Mittem im Sturm / Within the Whirlwind (2010, Germany + others)

Murder in the Big House (1942, USA)

Nadzór / Custody (1985, Poland) - available but no English subtitles

Nincs Idö / Beyond Time (1974, Hungary)

Ombline (2012, France) - available, but no English subtitles

Ormai è Fatta! (1999, Italy)

Over the Wall (1938, USA)

Prison for Children (1987, USA)

Prison Nkrabea 2 (2014, Ghana) - on YouTube

Prison on Fire - Plaintive Destiny (2001, Hong Kong)

Prison Stories (1991, USA)

Prisons de Femmes (1958, France)

Prisonnières (1988, France ) - available but no English sub-titles

Qu’un seul tienne et les autres suivant / Silent Voice (2009, France)

Santo Stefano (1997, Italy)

School for Girls (1934, USA)

Släpp fångarne loss, det är vår! / Release the Prisoners to Spring (1975, Sweden)

Smashing the Money Ring (1939, USA)

Uçurtmayi Vurmasinlar (1989, Turkey)

Underdogs (2007, Germany ) - available, but no English sub-titles

Vägen Ut / Breaking Out (1999, Sweden)

Violetes (2008, Spain)

Vyfster: Die Slot / Five Star: The Final (1986, South Africa)

Women in Prison (1938, USA)

Women of San Quentin (1983, USA)

Женская тюряга / Women’s Slammer (1991, Russia)

Yuheisha - terorisuto / Prisoner - Terrorist (2007, Japan)

Zaklyuchennye / Convicts (1936, Russia)

Zazidani / The Walled In (1969, Yugoslavia)

Not Quite Prison Movies

Ariel (1988, Finland)

A Killer in the Family (1983, USA)