Tag Archives: prison

Just Mercy (2019) Rated PG-13

A civil rights lawyer takes on a case of a condemned man on death row. Based on the book and true story of Bryan Stevenson. Starring Jamie Foxx, Charlie Pye Jr., and Michael Harding. This film isn’t the best written, … Continue reading

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102 Dalmatians (2000) Rated G

Cruella DeVil is out of prison and ready to pick up where she left off, getting those puppies. Starring Glenn Close, Gérard Depardieu, and Ioan Gruffudd. This is one of those sequels that just didn’t need to be made. We … Continue reading

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Superjail! (AdultSwim) Rated TV-MA

In a bizarre world, an eccentric warden and his odd staff run a maximum-security prison. Starring David Wain, Teddy Cohn, and Christopher McCulloch. This show thinks it’s funny when people break the law. The show also twists the Alice in … Continue reading

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Tre Maison Dasan (2018) Rated NR

A documentary follows three children whose parents are serving prison sentences. Starring Tre Janson, Dasan Lopes, and Maison Teixeira. The film focuses on three boys as they struggle with absent parents. It gives us a look at the boys’ lives … Continue reading

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The Last O.G. (TBS) Rated TV-MA

An ex-con is released from prison after 15 years to find how much the world has changed. Starring Tracy Morgan, Tiffany Haddish, and Allen Maldonado. This show isn’t that funny; we see a man serving prison time because he wouldn’t snitch. … Continue reading

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Henry’s Crime (2010) Rated R

Released from prison for a crime he didn’t commit, Henry plans to rob the bank he went to prison for. Starring Keanu Reeves, Judy Greer, Fisher Stevens, James Caan, Vera Farmiga. This film takes all of that you previously knew about bank robbery and turns … Continue reading

Posted in 2010, Comedy, Crime, Drama, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated R, reviews, Romance | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Path of the Wind (2009) Rated UR

An ex-convict tries to leave behind his past and make a fresh start. Starring Joe Rowley, Liz DuChez, Jennifer Rose. This film could have been much better, but it lacked continuity.  There were a lot of assumptions on the part … Continue reading

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Hap and Leonard (Sundance) Rated TV-MA

Straight-laced Hap Collins spent time in prison in the 60’s rather than be drafted in the Vietnam War. Leonard Pine, a Vietnam vet, is Hap’s best friend. When Hap’s ex-wife shows up with a get rich plan, things turn bloody.  … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Based on a Novel, Crime, Drama, Rated TV-MA, reviews, Sundance, Tv Shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

New This Week in Theaters, July 16, 2015

Ant-Man Rated PG-13 Opens on Friday, July 17 Starring: Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Evangeline Lilly Armed with a super-suit and the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, con-man Scott Lang must embrace his inner hero and … Continue reading

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Escape Plan (2013) Rated R

A structural-security authority finds himself incarcerated in the world’s most secret and secure prison where he’ll have to use everything he knows to get out. Starring Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jim Caviezel, Amy Ryan, Sam Neill, Vincent D’Onofrio, 50 Cent … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Action, Crime, films, Movie reviews, movies, Mysteries, Rated R, reviews, Sci-fi, Thrillers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment