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Murder in the First

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MPAA Rating: R
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Director: Marc Rocco

Henry, a small-time criminal sent to Alcatraz, is caught attempting to escape and as punishment, he's put in solitary confinement. Instead of staying the maximum nineteen days, he is kept alone, in the cold and complete darkness for years, only to emerge a madman and a murderer. It's a rookie lawyer who proves Alcatraz is to blame, and that Henry should not be executed.

Cast :

  • Christian Slater
  • James Stamphill
  • Kevin Bacon
  • Henri Young
  • Gary Oldman
  • Milton Glenn
  • Embeth Davidtz
  • Mary McCasslin
  • William H. Macy
  • District Attorney William McNeil
  • Stephen Tobolowsky
  • Mr. Henkin
  • Brad Dourif
  • Byron Stamphill
  • R. Lee Ermey
  • Judge Clawson
  • Mia Kirshner
  • Adult Rosetta Young
  • Ben Slack
  • Jerry Hoolihan
  • Stefan Gierasch
  • Warden James Humson
  • Kyra Sedgwick
  • Blanche
Producers :
Marc Frydman , Mark M. Wolper

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