Jim Larrabie and Bob Gordon, two reporters, are sent to prison on bogus charges after exposing the corrupt practices of J.W. Moett and Dudley. The two suffer extreme cruelty due to the sadistic behavior of the warden and guards.
They're Fugitives From a ROAD GANG ... and They'll Never Go Back Alive!
Did You Know?
The character played by Joe King is shown in the opening credits as Moett. On the TCM print every time this character is mentioned it's clear the actors are saying Metcalf even though the sound drops out as if being censored. See more
Robert 'Bob' Gordon
It's funny... darkies can always find something to sing about.
The Old Folks at Home (Swanee River)
Written by Stephen Foster
Sung a cappella by Negro prisoners See more