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Chain Gang


Columbia's [[Feature~V118308~Chain Gang~chaingang]] combines biting social commentary with good old-fashioned melodrama. Reporter Cliff Roberts ([[Performer~P37698~Douglas Kennedy~douglaskennedy]]) intends to expose political corruption by posing as a convict and joining a prison chain gang. While a "guest of the state," Roberts gets the lowdown on how cheap convict labor is being brutally exploited by certain higher-ups. Unfortunately, his ruse is discovered, and soon Roberts is desperately clambering...more