True-life story about Henry Brubaker (Robert Redford), a prison warden who has himself arrested and thrown into his own Arkansas jail in order to find out what conditions for prisoners are really like. His harrowing discoveries lead to vast prison reforms. Yaphet Kotto, Jane Alexander, Murray Hamilton, Wilford Brimley, and Morgan Freeman also star; directed by Stuart Rosenberg ("Cool Hand Luke"). 130 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital stereo, Dolby Digital mono, Spanish Dolby Digital mono, French Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, Spanish.
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Original Screenplay
- Stuart Rosenberg
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- Cast: Robert Redford, Yaphet Kotto, Jane Alexander, Murray Hamilton, David Keith, Morgan Freeman, Matt Clark, Tim McIntire, Richard Ward, Jon Van Ness, M. Emmet Walsh, Albert Salmi, Linda Haynes, Everett McGill, Ron Frazier, David Harris, Joe Spinell, James Keane, Val Avery, Konrad Sheehan, Roy Poole, Nathan George, Don Blakely, Lee Richardson, John McMartin... More
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