Movie Trailer for Murder in the First (1995) starring Kevin Bacon, Gary Oldman, Christian Slater, Embeth Davidtz, William H. Macy, Stephen Tobolowsky, Brad Dourif, R. Lee Ermey directed by Mark Rocco Movie Review

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"Murder in the First" is the disturbing story of Henri Young (Kevin Bacon - A Few Good Men) who was convicted of a petty crime, but was sent to the hardest prison of them all Alcatraz. After a lack lustre attempt to escape he was sent to the Hole as punishment by the sadistic warden (Gary Oldman - True Romance). Instead of being kept there for the maximum of 19 days, he was left for 3 years, turning him into a confused savage. On being sent back to a normal cell, he struggled with communal life and in a moment of madness he killed a fellow prisoner. The murder case is given to James Stamphill (Christian Slater - Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves), a freshly graduated lawyer. Through countless interviews, Stamphill discovers the real truth about Alcatraz and goes on a mission to correct the injustices that he sees. ... Read Review