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 <email@example.com>
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Had originally, in the script, two suicides but had one taken out to avoid repetition and it becoming too harrowing. See more
[In the self-help meeting
Why am I so far away from home Matron?
Because you murdered that kid.
Remade as Dog Pound
Written by Rick Lloyd
Performed by The Amazing Mike Kahn Band See more