The Big Bird Cage
The Big Bird Cage (1972)

In this exploitative women's prison drama, the "birds" in "the big bird cage" are, clearly, women. With the help of an outside revolutionary, the girls of at a rural prison stage an escape attempt. They have little… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: February 19, 2002
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John Beifuss
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)

'Half of you won't get ten steps before you get a boobful of lead!' warns Pam Grier.

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Brian Mckay

Women in Prison fare made watchable by Pam Grier's scenery chewing and Sid Haig's mincing about while he poses as a gay prison guard. And let us not forget all the breasts.

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Michael Szymanski

Always fun! Anything with big mean Pam Grier!

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Tim Salmons
Roger Corman and Jack Hill knock it out of the park again (to be honest, that combination is the only one that seems to work for me in the "women in… More
Ed Fucking Harris
Awesome Women in Prison flick from Jack Hill, brought to you by Roger Corman. Stars the lovely Pam Grier, Sid Haig and Anitra Ford (who some of you might… More
Ken Stachnik
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Patrick Dolan
Roger Corman + Jack Hill x Women in Prison = an incredible piece of celluloid magic. Yah, it's misogynist, violent and offensive, but not with a tongue… More
Doctor Strangeblog
<i>"Aw, you can't rape me - I like sex."</i> Ridiculous to the extreme as a pitiful band of revolutionaries attempt to liberate a… More