Episode 23: Caged

CagedThis week, we watch the hard-hitting prototype for every women-in-prison film, Caged.

We highly recommend you watch the film before listening to the episode, because it’s a great film. This film is currently available for streaming rental on iTunes, Vudu, and Google Play.

Join us on May 7th for our episode on Red Rock West!

Caged (1950)
Caged poster Rating: 7.7/10 (3,317 votes)
Director: John Cromwell
Writer: Virginia Kellogg, Bernard C. Schoenfeld
Stars: Eleanor Parker, Agnes Moorehead, Ellen Corby, Hope Emerson
Runtime: 96 min
Rated: Not Rated
Genre: Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Released: 10 Jun 1950
Plot: A naive nineteen year old widow becomes coarsened and cynical when she is sent to a woman's prison and is exposed to hardened criminals and sadistic guards.

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