Prison Break (film)

Prison Break is a 1938 American crime-drama film directed by Arthur Lubin and starring Barton MacLane, Glenda Farrell and Paul Hurst.[1][2][3][4]

Prison Break
Movie poster
Directed byArthur Lubin
Screenplay byDorothy Davenport
Norton S. Parker
Based onstory "The Walls of St Quentin" by Norton S. Parker
Produced byassociate
Paul Malvern
StarringBarton MacLane
Glenda Farrell
Paul Hurst
CinematographyHarry Neumann
Edited byJack Ogilvie
Music byHayes Pagel
Frank Sanucci
Production
company
Trem Carr Productions
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
  • July 12, 1938 (1938-07-12) (United States)
Running time
72 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

The film was based on the story "Walls of San Quentin" by Norton S. Parker. It was released by Universal Pictures on July 12, 1938. A fisherman confesses to a murder he didn't commit to protect a friend. Determined to keep out of trouble in prison, but another convict makes things difficult for him.


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