This is the hard and shocking story of life in a British borstal for young offenders. Luckily the regime has changed since this TV film was made. The brutal regime made no attempt to reform or improve the inmates and actively encouraged a power struggle between the 'tough' new inmate and the 'old hands'. Written by
Steve Crook <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
The (positive) press screening was held in London's Wardour Street, in Soho, after the producer and director had been recently told by the BBC that it was not to be aired on television. See more
[In the self-help meeting
Why am I so far away from home Matron?
Because you murdered that kid.
Remade as Bad Boys
Written by Ronnie Lane
and Steve Marriott
Performed by Small Faces
(as The Small Faces) See more