The Violent and the Damned (1962)

| Drama | 1962 (USA)
When chain gang prisoners attack their guards, some of the hardened criminals escape Brazil's infamous Anchieta Prison amidst all the pick-ax carnage. The government dispatches a ... See full summary »

Directors:

Carlos Hugo Christensen (as Carl Christensen), Jerry Warren

Writers:

Carlos Hugo Christensen (as Carl H. Christensen), Pedro Juan Vignalle (as Peter Vignale)

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Cast

Cast overview:
Arturo de Córdova ... (archive footage) (as Arturo de Cordova)
Carlos Cotrim Carlos Cotrim ... (archive footage) (as Carl Cotrim)
Sadi Cabral ... (archive footage) (as Samuel Cabral)
Tônia Carrero ... (archive footage) (as Toni Carr)
Allan Lima Allan Lima ... (archive footage) (as Allen Lime)
Wilton Franco Wilton Franco ... (archive footage) (as Wilton France)
Paulo Montel Paulo Montel ... (archive footage) (as Paul Montel)
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Storyline

When chain gang prisoners attack their guards, some of the hardened criminals escape Brazil's infamous Anchieta Prison amidst all the pick-ax carnage. The government dispatches a machine-gun squad to round up the fugitives, who have fled by foot and boat and now have begun to turn on each other. Written by VCI Entertainment

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VIOLENCE--ADVENTURE! Run Convict-Run for the Sun- ...The Cry is Escape Now or Die!

Genres:

Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1962 (USA) See more »

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A.D.P. Pictures Inc. See more »
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Trivia

One of several films the notorious Jerry Warren picked up from South of the Border and butchered by cutting out most of the original feature, then inserting new footage he wrote/produced/directed with new and entirely different actors. See more »

Connections

Edited from Mãos Sangrentas (1955) See more »

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