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Murder in the First


This shocking prison drama was inspired by a true story. In 1938, Henri Young ([[Performer~P3164~Kevin Bacon~kevinbacon]]), sentenced to Alcatraz for stealing $5, attempted to escape from prison with three other prisoners. One of the escapees was captured, and to curry favor with Warden Glenn ([[Performer~P53946~Gary Oldman~garyoldman]]), he informed on the others. Young was soon brought back to custody, and was to be punished by spending 19 days in solitary confinement. Nineteen days stretched into...more