Passed | | Crime, Drama, Thriller
A convict falls in love with his new cellmate's sister, only to become embroiled in a planned break-out which is certain to have lethal consequences.
This film's television premiere took place in Philadelphia Wednesday 24 April 1957 on WFIL (Channel 6), followed by New Haven CT 1 May 1957 on WNHC (Channel 8), by Altoona PA 8 May 1957 on WFBG (Channel 10), by Chicago 18 May 1957 on WBBM (Channel 2), by Los Angeles 16 June 1957 on KTTV (Channel 11), by Hartford CT 3 July 1957 on WHCT (Channel 18), by Norfolk VA 8 August 1957 on WTAR (Channel 3), by Seattle 29 September 1957 on KING (Channel 5), by Portland OR 15 October 1957 on KGW (Channel 8), by San Francisco 22 February 1958 on KGO (Channel 7), by Minneapolis 22 July 1958 on WTCN (Channel 11), and, finally, by New York City 25 August 1958 on WCBS (Channel 2).
If you don't open the gates and let 'em out, they're gonna kill all the guards beginning with Wallace.
Warden: I'll see 'em in Hell first. Let 'em have it!
The hallway area outside Butch and Kent's cell changes between scenes, possibly due to re-shoots (see trivia).