San Quentin
San Quentin (1937)

Much of this grim prison drama was filmed on location at the title California penitentiary. With an underlying message of prison reform, it is the story of a young nightclub singer who falls in love with her incarcerated brother's… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: August 7, 1937
DVD Release Date: July 18, 2006
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Bruce Bruce
A very early Humphery Bogart Film. Pat O'Brian plays the major role in this one. Pat is assigned as Yard Captain at San Quentin while still in the Army.… More
Michael Gildea
San Quentin is a decent enough prison picture with Pat O'Brien as a drill sergeant using a different approach with inmates as head prison guard. Things get… More
Veronique Kwak
"san quentin" is a cinematic reactionary propganda made upon the moral code in 30s with a fresh-complexioned humprey bogart in his youthful days… More