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A realistic story of a black fighter who survives his prison incarceration by winning bouts against the other prisoners. Well-made and executed, followed by two progressively worse sequels.

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Available on Running time 99 minutes.

Cast and Crew

Genres
Adventure Drama, Men in Prison, Boxing, African America
Screenplay
Jamaa Fanaka
Cast
Leon Isaac Kennedy, Jamaa Fanaka, Badja (Medu) Djola, Chuck "Porky" Mitchell
Cinematography
Marty Ollstein
Director
Jamaa Fanaka
Producer
Jerry Gross

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Jamaa Fanaka also produced PENITENTIARY, not Jerry Gross. Jerry distributed the moving picture theatrically in the U.S. and Canada.