The Man Who Broke 1,000 Chains (1987)

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The true story of Robert Elliot Burns, the prisoner who, after being sentenced to a Georgia chain gang, attempted two daring escapes.


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4 July 2020 | carl-valdez-88
| Great Prison movie
This movie, along with Escape From Alcatraz, developed my love for the Prison Movie genre. One of Val Kilmer's better performances. Filmed like a TV movie of it's era, the story is intriguing (based on a true story!). It took me a while to actually find a digital version of this movie. If you like prison movies, you'll love this one.

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