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Prison Without Bars (1938)

Suzanne, Renee, Nina and Marta all hate being in prison, being slapped and treated badly, and so all the girls are trying to escape. Madame Appel just causes chaos all the time, with her ... See full summary »

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Barry K. Barnes ...
Dr. Georges Marechal
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Lorraine Clewes ...
Alice
Sally Wisher ...
Julie
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Margaret Yarde ...
Elsie Shelton ...
Mme. Remy
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Nina
Phyllis Morris ...
Mlle. Pauline
Nancy Roberts ...
Mlle. Dupont
Enid Lindsey ...
Mlle. Renard
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Suzanne, Renee, Nina and Marta all hate being in prison, being slapped and treated badly, and so all the girls are trying to escape. Madame Appel just causes chaos all the time, with her harsh manners. When Yvonne with her free-thinking ways is put in charge of the school for misbehaving girls, and asks them to tell her their complaints, they don't believe her at first. Yvonne is in love and about to marry the establishment's doctor, and it does not help that one teenage girl falls for him - and is corresponded. It's a hard life for the girls, and for the new female warden. Written by Artemis-9

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Women Without Men! - eager for life and love - turned into snarling animals - crying for revenge against a society that called them "bad"! See more »

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9 April 1939 (USA)  »

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Mulheres Sem Homens  »

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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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This film had its earliest documented telecasts in New York City Friday 21 January 1949 on Film Theater of the Air on WCBS (Channel 2) and in Los Angeles Sunday 20 February 1949 on KTSL (Channel 5). See more »

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Version of Prison Without Bars (1947) See more »

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Alexander Korda film. Very rare to find.
8 November 2017 | by See all my reviews

I have a copy of this film on DVD. If anyone should want a copy please phone Stuart Mallinson 01535 634629 and I will happily do you a copy for the small cost of the postage and the blank DVD. This film is now public domain but I cannot upload it on to UTUBE. Regards Stuart Mallinson.


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