Although innocent, reporter Frank Ross is found guilty of murder and is sent to jail. While his friends at the newspaper try to find out who framed him, Frank gets hardened by prison life and his optimism turns into bitterness. He meets fellow-inmate Stacey and they decide to help each other. Written by
Leon Wolters <wolters@strw.LeidenUniv.nl>
Did You Know?
"Lux Radio Theater" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie on March 22, 1943 with George Raft
reprising his film role. See more
I'll get out if I hafta kill every screw in the joint!
Wings Over the Navy
Music by Harry Warren
Played during the showing of and taken from the film Wings of the Navy
(1939) See more