Best movies & tv shows about Prison to watch so far in 2017

It suffices to say that audiences are rather keen on prisons. ‘The Shawshank Redemption’ is still firmly on top op IMDb’s top 250 and is likely to stay there for another century. It’s true that prison is the perfect arena for drama, guilt, redemption and heroism. This list features the best recent movies about prisons.

Find the latest tv shows & movies related to 'Prison', released in 2017, 2016 and earlier. The best Prison-related movies & series released so far. Foreign movies & series & American Hollywood productions.

New 2017 movies to watch right now

Movies categorized under 'Prison' released in 2017 so far as well as upcoming releases.

Picture of Papillon


20 Apr 2018
by Michael Noer

Papillon finally falls into the hands of the police and finds himself locked up in prison. He allies with..... Read more

The Best movies & tv series about Prison of the last decade

    Picture of Wentworth


    by Reg Watson, Lara Radulovich

    Bea Smith experiences the harsh reality of prison life as she awaits her trail for the attempted murder of..... Read more

    Picture of Unité 9

    Unité 9

    by N/A

    A woman is imprisoned for seven years for pushing her father down the stairs. As the story unfolds, the..... Read more

    Picture of Hatufim


    by Gideon Raff

    Three celebrated Israeli soldiers return home after suffering for seventeen years as prisoners of war. As..... Read more

    Picture of O Profeta

    O Profeta

    by Thomas Bidegain (screenplay), Jacques Audiard (screenplay), Abdel Raouf Dafri (original screenplay), Nicolas Peufaillit (original screenplay)

    The story depicts the difficulties a youngster faces in prison. He is caught amidst the turmoil as he has..... Read more

    Picture of Leonera


    29 May 2008
    by Pablo Trapero

    Julia, a 25-year old pregnant woman, is sent to prison for murdering the father of her child. Now she must..... Read more

    Picture of Starred Up

    Starred Up

    26 Aug 2014
    by David Mackenzie

    19-year old Eric gets moved to the adult prison because he is so violent. There, he runs into his father,..... Read more

    Picture of 13th


    07 Oct 2016
    by Ava DuVernay

    A documentary on the U.S. prison system. Touches on chattel slavery, civil rights, the war on drugs, and..... Read more

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