When the new Warden comes in disguised as an inmate, he sees first hand all the corruption and scams the guards and prison officials and running. When he reveals himself, and starts to implement reforms to stop the corruption, the local business community, who had been benefiting from the scams, fights back, and the corrupt southern prison system, starts making political trouble for the new warden. Written by
Brian W Martz <B.Martz@Genie.com>
The most wanted man in Wakefield prison is the warden!
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Did You Know?
The punishment, conditions, corruption and violence within the prison depicted in this film, based on the Tucker State Prison Farm and Cummins State Prison Farm Prison Scandal, became the subject of the common law case of Holt v. Sarver (Arkansas) where it was determined that the Arkansas Prison System violated inmates constitutional rights. See more
As Cpt. Renfro leaves, he tells Brubaker, "Smartest thing you ever did was come in here incognizant; dumbest was steppin' forward." The term is "incogNITO", which means unknown or unrecognizable. "Incognizant" means unknowledgeable or ignorant. See more
Now, I am corrupt - that's right - just like the rest of you. But I am honest about it. Now, you VOTE for Mr. Clarence, you know exactly what you gettin'.
All for the Love of Sunshine
Written by Mike Curb
, Harley Hatcher
and Lalo Schifrin
Performed by Hank Williams Jr.
Heard when the steer is dropped off at the diner See more