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Rated: 7.9 out of 10 with 27,139 votes.
Inspired by a true story. A petty criminal sent to Alcatraz in the 1930s is caught attempting to make an escape. As punishment he is put in solitary confinement. The maximum stay is supposed to be 19 days, but Henri spends years alone, cold and in complete darkness, only to emerge a madman and soon to be a murderer. The story follows a rookie lawyer attempting to prove that Alcatraz was to blame.
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7.9RFrance, United StatesEnglishIMDbTrailer
Main Actors:
James Stamphill
Henri Young
Glenn
Mary McCasslin
Bill McNeill
Mr. Henkin
Byron Stamphill
Blanche
Rosetta Young
Judge Clawson
Warden James Humson
Prison Guard's Wife
Title:Murder in the First
Release Date:
Directed by:Marc Rocco
Genres:CrimeDrama
Keywords:PrisonPrisonerDeath-RowAlcatraz-PrisonLawyerCourtroomMurder-Trial1940S
Alternative Titles:Assassinato em Primeiro Grau, Homicidio en primer grado, Убийство първа степен, 黑狱风云
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