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Animal Factory (2000)

R 10/13/2000 (US) CrimeDrama 1h 34m

On the inside the rules are brutal and the stakes are high.


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. Edward Bunker

    Novel, Screenplay

  2. Steve Buscemi


  3. John Steppling


Top Billed Cast

  1. Willem Dafoe

    Willem Dafoe

    Earl Copen

  2. Edward Furlong

    Edward Furlong

    Ron Decker

  3. Danny Trejo

    Danny Trejo


  4. Mark Boone Junior

    Mark Boone Junior

    Paul Adams

  5. Seymour Cassel

    Seymour Cassel

    Lt. Seeman

  6. Mickey Rourke

    Mickey Rourke

    Jan the Actress

  7. Tom Arnold

    Tom Arnold

    Buck Rowan

  8. John Heard

    John Heard

    James Decker

  9. Chris Bauer

    Chris Bauer

    Bad Eye

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Animal Factory
Animal Factory

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $3,600,000.00

Revenue $43,805.00


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