From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Caged (1950, USA) is a Women In Prison film directed by John Cromwell.

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Main Details

  • Released in 1950
  • B & W
  • Production Co: Warner Bros.
  • Distribution Co: Warner Bros. (1950) (USA) (theatrical) | Warner Bros. (1951) (Argentina) (theatrical) | Warner Bros. (1952) (Austria) (theatrical) | Warner Bros. (1951) (Belgium) (theatrical)
  • Directed by John Cromwell
  • Written by Virginia Kellogg, Bernard C. Schoenfeld
  • Starring Eleanor Parker, Agnes Moorehead, Ellen Corby, Hope Emerson, Kitty Stark, Jan Sterling
  • Produced by Jerry Wald
  • Music by Max Steiner
  • Cinematography by Carl E. Guthrie
  • Film Editing by Owen Marks

Plot Summary

  • A naive 19-year-old widow becomes coarsened and cynical when she is sent to a women's prison and is exposed to hardened criminals and sadistic guards.


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