Poll: Favorite Foreign Language Prison Movie
A poll by Marwan-Bob
Results of 669 votes:
A Prophet (2009)
The Raid 2 (2014)
The Experiment (2001)
Celda 211 (2009)
Le Trou (1960)
Son of Saul (2015)
La Grande Illusion (1937)
A Man Escaped (1956)
King of Devil's Island (2010)
Riki-Oh: The Story of Ricky (1991)
The Confession (1970)
Caesar Must Die (2012)
Female Prisoner #701: Scorpion (1972)
Female Prisoner Scorpion: Jailhouse 41 (1972)
Prison on Fire (1987)
In Your Hands (2004)
Chronicle of an Escape (2006)
9 Souls (2003)
Bless You, Prison (2002)
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