SummaryWhile the warden of a state prison is away, the isolation block erupts and 35 of its most violent criminals stage a riot. Cully Briston, in for five years and awaiting his eventual parole, wants no part of it. But impulsively, he gets involved, protecting a prison guard from the maniacs in the block.
-- Film adaptations.
Prison riots -- United States -- Drama.
Prisons -- United States -- Drama.
|Publisher|| [Saint Charles, Ill.?] :Olive Films,2010
|Other Titles|| Riot.
Brown, Jim, 1936-
Kellin, Mike, 1922-1983.
O'Loughlin, Gerald S.
David, Clifford, 1928-2017
Elli, Frank. Riot.
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Jim Brown, Gene Hackman, Mike Kellin, Gerald S. O'Loughlin, Ben Carruthers, Clifford David.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1969.
Based on the novel The riot by Frank Elli.
DVD; region 1; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation.
1 videodisc (96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.