Inside the Walls of Folsom Prison

Inside the Walls of Folsom Prison

Crane Wilbur (1951)

PG Certificate


Our Score
Ted De Corsia stands out as a brutal warder in a decent prison drama best remembered as the inspiration behind Johnny Cash's Folsom Prison Blues.


A tyrannical prison warden allows his liberal assistant to try a new approach to running things, hoping to see him fail disastrously. Meanwhile, a convict's long-planned prison break is about to come to fruition - sparking off a destructive riot. Drama, starring Steve Cochran and David Brian.

Cast & Crew

Mark Benson David Brian
Warden Ben Rickey Ted De Corsia
Chuck Daniels Steve Cochran
Red Pardue Philip Carey
Frazier Scott Forbes
Director Crane Wilbur
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Other Information

Language: EnglishBlack and white