Penitentiary Trailer

Penitentiary Trailer (1979)

"There's only one way out, and 100 fools stand in the way!" 01 December 1979 Drama, Action 99 mins

A hitchhiker named Martel Gordone gets in a fight with two bikers over a prostitute, and one of the bikers is killed. Gordone is arrested and sent to prison, where he joins the prison's boxing team in an effort to secure an early parole and to establish his dominance over the prison's toughest gang.

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Leon Isaac Kennedy

as Martel 'Too Sweet' Gordone

Thommy Pollard

as Eugene T. Lawson

Hazel Spears

as Linda (as Hazel Spear)

Donovan Womack

as Jesse Amos

Floyd 'Wildcat' Chatman

as Hezzikia 'Seldom Seen' Jackson (as Floyd Chatman)

Gloria Delaney

as Peaches

Badja Djola

as 'Half Dead' Johnson

Chuck Mitchell

as Lieutenant Arnsworth

Cepheus Jaxon

as Poindexter

Dwaine Fobbs

as Lying Latney Winborn

Ernest Wilson

as Cheese

Will Richardson

as Magilla Gorilla


International Releases Dates

United States 01 December 1979

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25 April 1979

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The Tin Drum Trailer (1979)

02 May 1979

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31 January 1979

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27 August 1979

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21 April 1979

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19 December 1979

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17 August 1979

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Galaxy Express 999 Trailer (1979)

04 August 1979

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Rocky II Trailer (1979)

15 June 1979

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