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This suspenseful crime drama reenacts the famed 1947 prison break out of the Canon City, Colorado corrections facility and features the actual warden, Roy Best playing himself. The trouble begins when one prisoner manages to fashion a crude pistol. Enlisting the aid of eleven others, they successfully escape and terrorize the town until the warden and his men manage to round up the survivors and bring them back. ~ Sandra Brennan, Rovi

Cast

Robert Bice
as Turley
Whit Bissell
as Heilman
Raymond Bond
as Mr. Oliver
Scott Brady
as Jim Sherbondy
Henry Brandon
as Freeman
Ralph Byrd
as Officer Gray
Stanley Clements
as New
Jeff Corey
as Schwartzmiller
John Doucette
as Mr. Bauer
Richard Irving
as Trujillo
DeForest Kelley
as Smalley
Eve March
as Mrs. George Bauer
Mabel Paige
as Mrs. Oliver
Jimmy Ames
as Convict Mug
Lynne Millan
as May
Virginia Mullen
as Mrs. Smith
Bud Wolfe
as Officer Clark
Reed Hadley
as Narrator
Donald Kerr
as Convict Waiter
Victor Cutler
as Convict Photographer
Ruth Warren
as Mug's Wife
Brick Sullivan
as Guard
Huntz Hall
as Guard Captain
Bill Walker
as Prisoner
Paul Scardon
as Joe Bondy
Ralph Dunn
as Convict Blacksmith
Alvin Hammer
as Convict Tailor
John Shay
as Officer
Paul Kruger
as Officer
Howard Negley
as Richard Smith
Anthony Sydes
as Jerry
Cay Forrester
as Sherbondy's Sister
Donald Kerr
as Convict Waiter
Paul Scardon
as Joe Bondy
Brick Sullivan
as Guard
Jimmy Ames
as Convict Mug
Anthony Sydes
as Jerry
Paul Kruger
as Officer
Ruth Warren
as Mug's Wife
Ralph Dunn
as Convict Blacksmith
Howard Negley
as Richard Smith
Lynne Millan
as May
Huntz Hall
as Guard Captain
Bud Wolfe
as Officer Clark
Bill Walker
as Prisoner
Reed Hadley
as Narrator
Alvin Hammer
as Convict Tailor
Victor Cutler
as Convict Photographer
Virginia Mullen
as Mrs. Smith
John Shay
as Officer

Crew

Crane Wilbur
Director
Bryan Foy
Producer
Crane Wilbur
Screenwriter
John Alton
Cinematographer
Irving Friedman
Musical Direction/Supervision
Frances Ehren
Costume Designer
Ern Westmore
Makeup
Frank Westmore
Makeup
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