Brubaker

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"One man against a cruel system."
  • R
  • 1980
  • 2 hr 12 min
  • 7.2  (16,175)
  • 54

The movie Brubaker is based on real life facts surrounding a prison in Arkansas that was over run with violence and corruption in the late 1960s. Henry Brubaker arrives as a new inmate in disguise so that he can personally witness the conditions inside of the prison prior to disclosing his position as the new warden. After witnessing disgusting conditions, violence, and corruption, he announces to prison officials and prisoners alike that he is the new warden. The movie then covers Brubaker's attempts to clean up the prison, and the resistance he encounters. Political scandal and mystery abound.

Brubaker
Brubaker
Brubaker

Trailer - 1 min 34 sec

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The movie Brubaker is based on real life facts surrounding a prison in Arkansas that was over run with violence and corruption in the late 1960s. Henry Brubaker arrives as a new inmate in disguise so that he can personally witness the conditions inside of the prison prior to disclosing his position as the new warden. After witnessing disgusting conditions, violence, and corruption, he announces to prison officials and prisoners alike that he is the new warden. The movie then covers Brubaker's attempts to clean up the prison, and the resistance he encounters. Political scandal and mystery abound.

Brubaker is a 1980 crime movie with a runtime of 2 hours and 12 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.2 and a MetaScore of 54.

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  • Release Date
    1980
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    2 hr 12 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.2  (16,175)
  • Metascore
    54