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The Last Mile (1959)

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A prison break is attempted the same night an execution occurs on death row.

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A prison break is attempted the same night an execution occurs on death row.

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Film debut of Milton Selzer. See more »

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Narrator: Sometimes you have to put your faith in what you can't see. In what you wish.
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Remake of The Last Mile (1932) See more »

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Absolutely outstanding performance by Mickey Rooney
5 July 2002 | by (Washington Twsp., New Jersey) – See all my reviews

Saw this movie when it came out in 1959, left a lasting impression. Great group of actors. A little short timewise but a great movie all the same. Have only seen once since then and that was some time ago. Hopefully they'll put it out on DVD if they haven't already.


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