Murder in the First

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Alcatraz - kohtaloni ( Finland ), Asesinato en primer grado ( Argentina ), Assassinato em Primeiro Grau ( Brazil ), Fonos se proto vathmo ( Greece ), Homicidio en primer grado ( Spain ), L'isola dell'ingiustizia - Alcatraz ( Italy ), Lebenslang in Alcatraz ( Germany ), Meurtre avec préméditation ( Canada ), Meurtre à Alcatraz ( France ), Morderstwo pierwszego stopnia ( Poland ), O Condenado de Alcatraz ( Portugal ), Overlagt mord ( Denmark )

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Murder in the First

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Christian Slater

James Stamphill

Kevin Bacon

Henri Young

Gary Oldman

Milton Glenn

Embeth Davidtz

Mary McCasslin

Storyline

Henri Young stole five dollars from a post office and ended up going to prison - to the most famous, or infamous, prison of them all: Alcatraz. He tried to escape, failed, and spent three years and two months in solitary confinement - in a dungeon, with no light, no heat and no toilet. Milton Glenn, the assistant warden, who was given free reign by his duty-shirking superior, was responsible for Young's treatment. Glenn even took a straight razor and hobbled Young for ... more


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Movie Berry

01April 2010

«Murder in the First» is a 1995 drama. Petty criminal Henri Young (Kevin Bacon) gets sent to Alcatraz in the 1930s and attempts to escape. As punishment, the assistant warden (Gary Oldman) puts Young in solitary confinement, where the maximum stay is supposed to be 19 days. But Young spends years there, only to emerge a madman and eventual murderer. A rookie lawyer (Christian Slater) tries to save Young from execution by proving that Alcatraz is to blame for his condition. «Murder in the First» directed by Marc Rocco. You can download «Murder in the First» right here!

aandcbolt

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A+

great movie23 January 2016

Brilliant judicial drama

Mad About Movies

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Grade

B+

Thanks03 March 2012

This has good reviews, I just cant fathom parting with my money to see it.

Lizzy

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A+

Thanks for that comment good to know25 June 2011

Thanks for that comment good to know

walt556

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A+

Murder in the First15 June 2011

By far the best acting performance of Kevin Bacons career. Definitely Oscar worthy. Movie was brilliantly written, acted and directed. One of those rare movies where you can actually feel whats going on in the film. For those of you who say we are a Christian and forgiving society, this movie... more

Mad About Movies

Karma1320510

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B+

Thanks16 May 2011

Thanks for commenting, helps us to know if we should check it out.

MovieMan

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B+

Kevin Bacon at his best25 March 2011

I gave the movie a B+ but I give Kevin Bacon an A+. If you want to see him give probably the best performances of his career, watch this movie. He plays a character, Henri Young, who at times is totally gross and repugnant, yet as the movie progresses, you'll feel his suffering, pain and... more

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