School of the Hard Knocks: Prison Movies

No matter the movie, prison is a place you don't want to be.

Half Past Dead 2 (2007)\r

1 / 9

Doing Hard Time (2004)

2 / 9

Animal (2005)

3 / 9

Lockdown (2003)

4 / 9

Life (1999)

5 / 9

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The Green Mile (1999)

6 / 9

Shawshank Redemption - In Shawshank Redemption, starring Morgan Freeman, Tim Robbins managed to dig his way out of prison by covering his holes with pictures of women. In real life, two prisoners broke out of Union County Jail in New Jersey in 2007 by doing the same thing. (Photo: Castle Rock Entertainment)

7 / 9

Shawshank Redemption - In Shawshank Redemption, starring Morgan Freeman, Tim Robbins managed to dig his way out of prison by covering his holes with pictures of women. In real life, two prisoners broke out of Union County Jail in New Jersey in 2007 by doing the same thing. (Photo: Castle Rock Entertainment)

South Central (1992)

8 / 9

American History X (1998)

9 / 9