(story "The Governor"), (teleplay)
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Time Trax (1993–1994)
Action | Adventure | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A cop from the future is sent back to contemporary times to track down fugitives hiding in the past.

Stars: Dale Midkiff, Elizabeth Alexander, Peter Donat
Warden of Red Rock (TV Movie 2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

In 1910, John Flinders is warden of Red Rock Territorial Prison, in Arizona. When a condemned man's last request brings Flinders into contact with the man's widow, Flinders finds himself ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Gyllenhaal
Stars: James Caan, David Carradine, Rachel Ticotin
She's Out (TV Mini-Series 1995)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Dolly Rawlins has just been released from prison after serving nine years for the murder of her husband, Harry, following a robbery that she and several other women had carried out on a ... See full summary »

Stars: Ann Mitchell, Linda Marlowe, Maureen Sweeney
Widows (TV Mini-Series 1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Three armed robbers, Harry Rawlins, Terry Miller and Joe Pirelli, die when the security van that they are robbing catches fire in the Kingsway Tunnel in London. Their widows, Dolly Rawlins,... See full summary »

Stars: Ann Mitchell, Maureen O'Farrell, Fiona Hendley
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A middle-aged steelworker is content with his job and his family, but feels that something is missing in his life. On his 50th birthday, he stops in at a local bar for a drink to celebrate.... See full summary »

Director: Bud Yorkin
Stars: Gene Hackman, Ann-Margret, Ellen Burstyn
Action | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A fellow scientist accidentally escapes containment aboard a plane during turbulence. After she is gunned down by a security guard, she reanimates as a zombie, killing and infecting several... See full summary »

Director: Scott Thomas
Stars: David Chisum, Kristen Kerr, Kevin J. O'Connor
Not With My Daughter (TV Movie 2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

High-profile defense attorney Melissa Eco is determined to change her image from the "lawyer to go to when you're rich and guilty and want to beat the system." So she takes on the charity ... See full summary »

Director: Penelope Buitenhuis
Stars: Ally Sheedy, Rhys Ward, Annie Clark
Another Woman's Husband (TV Movie 2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Charming ladies man Johnny Miller is bored with his still committed wife, swimming instructor Susan. Under the 'bachelor' alias Jake Miller he has a relationship with psychologist Laurel ... See full summary »

Director: Noel Nosseck
Stars: Gail O'Grady, Lisa Rinna, Dale Midkiff
A Child Is Missing (TV Movie 1995)
Crime | Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A hermit living in the Washington Mountains stumbles upon a boy who has been kidnapped. He does everything in his power to save the boy but he becomes a suspect. Meanwhile the boy's mother ... See full summary »

Director: John Power
Stars: Henry Winkler, Roma Downey, Dale Midkiff
2012 Doomsday (Video 2008)
Adventure | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.7/10 X  

On December 21, 2012 four strangers on a journey of faith are drawn to an ancient temple in the heart of Mexico. For the Mayans it is the last recorded day. For NASA scientists it is a ... See full summary »

Director: Nick Everhart
Stars: Cliff De Young, Dale Midkiff, Ami Dolenz
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.7/10 X  

A female scientist performs experiments on three college girls that turn them into drooling, murderous mutants.

Director: Henri Sala
Stars: Debbie Laster, Dale Midkiff, Debra Hunter
Oxford Blues (1984)
Comedy | Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A young American hustler pursues the girl of his dreams to Oxford, where he must enroll to obtain her.

Director: Robert Boris
Stars: Rob Lowe, Ally Sheedy, Amanda Pays


Cast overview, first billed only:
Maureen Redmond
Robert Gossett ...
Jerry Marshall
Judge Faschbinder
Gillian Ferrabee ...
Manuel Tadros ...
Edward Yankie ...
Pascal Mondieg ...
Tony Robinow ...


Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

prison | remake | See All (2) »


In the toughest prison in America, she makes the rules.



Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for violence


Official Sites:




Release Date:

14 December 2004 (Hungary)  »

Also Known As:

A Guardiã  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:


See  »

Did You Know?


Remake of The Governor (1995) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Gripping story with some great performances!
12 April 2002 | by See all my reviews

'The Warden' was,for me,a gripping movie.Usually I am not one who particularly enjoys a movie centred in and around a maximum security prison but Ally Sheedy convinced me.A dynamic and ambitious woman named Helen Hewitt(Sheedy) is brought in as the young warden of an all male,maximum security prison just when things are getting hot for the prison bigwigs.She is brought in to clean up the mess and the guys in the department(whose egos have been severely dented by her appointment as warden) give her a week to last in the job. Things get complicated for the young warden as she battles her own private demons and the tense,hostile environment she faces at the prison.This movie is great to watch,kept me engrossed till the very end.Sheedy gives a wonderfully realistic performance,supported by a good cast.There are moments in the film when certain things don't add up and the viewer can't help but feel a little lost but all in all 'The Warden' is well worth watching.

3 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
The Warden is on VHS in the UK djlumberman
The Warden is now on DVD djlumberman
Discuss The Warden (2001) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: