There Was A Crooked Man

  |  Buy to Own: 01/01/1970
  |  102 min
Rated 15 by the BBFC


Charming crook Paris Pittman (Kirk Douglas) is serving time for robbery in Arizona Territorial Prison, unable to get at the $500,000 he has stashed on the outside. He does, however, have a cunning plan for his escape. Newly appointed Warden Lopeman (Henry Fonda) also has a plan of his own - he wants to use Pittman to rally and unify the other prisoners in the name of reform. Unfortunately for the two men, niether plan goes quite as intended.