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Prison of Secrets (1997)

PG-13 | | Crime, Drama | TV Movie 16 March 1997
Lynn Schaffer is willfully irresponsible once too often, gets fired and refuses a plea-bargain with her employer. She's now convicted and because of this uncooperative attitude gets the ... See full summary »

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Fred Gerber

Writer:

Layce Gardner
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Stephanie Zimbalist ... Lynn Schaffer
Finola Hughes ... Angie
Gary Frank ... Larry Schaffer
Rusty Schwimmer ... Carla
Kimberly Russell ... Frannie
Tasia Valenza ... Maria
Joel Polis ... Brad
Dale Dickey ... Harriet
Paige Moss ... Betsy
Stephanie Sawyer ... Carey
Brian Smiar Brian Smiar ... Joe
Janni Brenn Janni Brenn ... Sheila
Dan Lauria ... Sergeant Ed Crang
Joel McKinnon Miller ... Dennis
Stephen Quadros ... Stu
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Lynn Schaffer is willfully irresponsible once too often, gets fired and refuses a plea-bargain with her employer. She's now convicted and because of this uncooperative attitude gets the maximum sentence, 10 years in a women's jail wing. Model husband Larry, who wasn't informed of her dumb schemes is left running her appeal, the household and spoiled daughter who now feels abandoned. Since most inmates are junkies or prostitutes, sergeant Ed Crang and fellow corrupt jailers can run a 'favors in kind exchange'. For rebels, it gets worse. Larry however has his own radio show, so it all hangs on gathering proof. Written by KGF Vissers

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Drugs, Prostitution, Corruption were not her crimes... They were her punishment. See more »

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Crime | Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 March 1997 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Innanför murarna See more »

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Stereo

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Color
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MILES AWAY
Music & Lyrics by Joey Newman
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Breath Takingly Stupid
21 April 2001 | by i_ate_your_totsSee all my reviews

This movie was total cheese. It STANK!! I think the ONLY thing I enjoyed was watching Finola Hughs' wonderful performance. But she is the only reason I would ever recommend this movie. Was if you were a Fin Fan. This movies plot was so misguided rediculous, it was embarrassing. They could have made this movie SO good considering the concept is believeable, but they turned a serious situation into total rubbish. My rating: 1 out of 10.


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