Added by on 2014-10-06

Penitentiary

Drama / Action (1979) 99 minutes ~ Color

Feature:

A hitchhiker named Martel Gordone, gets in a fight with two bikers over a prostitute, and one of the bikers is killed. Gordone is arrested and sent to prison, where he joins the prison’s boxing team in an effort to secure an early parole, and to establish his dominance over the prison’s toughest gang.

Director: Jamaa Fanaka

Writer: Jamaa Fanaka

Stars: Leon Isaac Kennedy, Thommy Pollard, Hazel Spears, Donovan Womack, Floyd ‘Wildcat’ Chatman