Overview

Suburbanite Ron is spoiled, young and not overly worried about the marijuana charges leveled against him. But, after being made out to be a drug dealer, he faces a five-year jail sentence in San Quentin State Prison. Physically frail and unaccustomed to his rough surroundings, Ron is primed to fall victim to sexual predators and bullying guards – that is, until he's befriended by Earl, a veteran inmate who finds meaning in protecting the vulnerable new kid.

  1. John Steppling

    Author

  2. Edward Bunker

    Author

  3. Steve Buscemi

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Willem Dafoe

    Willem Dafoe

    Earl Copen

  2. Edward Furlong

    Edward Furlong

    Ron Decker

  3. Danny Trejo

    Danny Trejo

    Vito

  4. Mark Boone Junior

    Mark Boone Junior

    Paul Adams

  5. Seymour Cassel

    Seymour Cassel

    Lt. Seeman

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Animal Factory
Animal Factory

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Status Released

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  • October 13, 2000
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 34m

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