10 Best Shows Like Life Sentence ...

10 Best Shows Like Life Sentence ...

If you liked this one , you will probably love these too! In this collection we highlight some of the best films that share a very similar mood to 'For Life', and are worth checking out.

1. Trial by Fire (2018)

2. Locked Up (2015)

3. Brubaker (1980)

2h 5m Crime Drama

The new warden of a small prison farm in Arkansas tries to clean it up of corruption after initially posing as an inmate.

4. Godfather of Harlem (2019)

5. In the Name of the Father (1993)

2h 13m Drama

A small time thief from Belfast, Gerry Conlon, is falsely implicated in the IRA bombing of a pub that kills several people while he is in London. He and his four friends are coerced by British police into confessing their guilt. Gerry's father and other relatives in London are also implicated in the crime. He spends fifteen years in prison with his father trying to prove his innocence.

6. I Know My First Name Is Steven (1989)

7. Guilty (2011)

8. Birdman of Alcatraz (1962)

2h 27m Crime Drama

After killing a prison guard, convict Robert Stroud faces life imprisonment in solitary confinement. Driven nearly mad by loneliness and despair, Stroud's life gains new meaning when he happens upon a helpless baby sparrow in the exercise yard and nurses it back to health. Despite having only a third grade education, Stroud goes on to become a renowned ornithologist and achieves a greater sense of freedom and purpose behind bars than most people find in the outside world.

9. Sugar Boxx (2009)

1h 26m Action Adventure Thriller

Sugar State Women’s Prison. An Everglades hellhole where innocent girls are forced to slave in the swamps by day then turn tricks for the warden by night. A prison camp where corruption, brutality, and sexual abuse are all part of the daily routine. But when reporter Valerie March goes undercover inside Sugar State, that’s when the powder keg really explodes! Follow Valerie through prison life - catfights, knife fights, rape, whippings, prostitution, and the “hot box” - before she and her fellow inmates take bloody, unforgettable revenge on their captors. Inspired by the great women-in-prison films of the past, SUGAR BOXX takes everything one step further. SUGAR BOXX has it all.

10. Truth Be Told (2019)

45m Drama

Descend into the world of true-crime podcasts. New evidence compels podcaster Poppy Parnell to reopen the murder case that made her a media sensation.

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