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Michael Howland, a stern hanging judge, is assigned to take over a chaotic prison. There Michael imposes a strict regime of discipline on the inmates. He is similarly rigid and harsh with his own two children Tommie and Anne. However, his son Tommie Howland eventually ends up incarcerated in his father's prison.

  1. H. Bruce Humberstone


  2. Wanda Tuchock


  3. Eugene Ling


  4. James B. Fisher


  5. Coles Trapnell


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  1. Thomas Mitchell

    Thomas Mitchell

    Warden Michael Howland

  2. Mary Anderson

    Mary Anderson

    Anne Howland

  3. Edward Ryan

    Tommie Howland

  4. Mark Stevens

    Mark Stevens

    Steve Purcell

  5. B.S. Pully

    B.S. Pully

    Harry Bowser

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Within These Walls
Within These Walls


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Status Released

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  • July 13, 1945


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 11m

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