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Animal Factory

R| 1 hr. 30 min.

Plot Summary
Suburbanite Ron (Edward Furlong) is spoiled, young and not overly worried about the marijuana charges leveled against him. But, after being made out to be a drug dealer, he faces a five-year jail sentence in San Quentin State Prison. Physically frail and unaccustomed to his rough surroundings, Ron is primed to fall victim to sexual predators and bullying guards -- that is, until he's befriended by Earl (Willem Dafoe), a veteran inmate who finds meaning in protecting the vulnerable new kid.

Cast: Willem Dafoe , Edward Furlong , Seymour Cassel , Mickey Rourke , Steve Buscemi , Tom Arnold , John Heard , Danny Trejo

Director: Steve Buscemi

Genres: Drama, Crime drama

Animal Factory (2000)

Release Date: October 20th, 2000|1 hr. 30 min.

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