Turning to Stone Poster

Release Date: 1985

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary
This Canadian TV movie deals with the plight of a young woman, Allison Campbell (Nicky Guadagni), who gets arrested for smuggling cocaine over the border for her boyfriend Billy (Paul Gross) and winds up with a stiff prison sentence. Once behind prison walls, Allison is immediately marked as weak by the other inmates, especially by gang leader Lena (Shirley Douglas), who may be the biggest threat to Allison surviving the harsh reality of life behind bars.

Cast: Nicky Guadagni, Shirley Douglas, Bernard Behrens, Anne Anglin, Jackie Richardson, Kim Renders, Ann Holloway, Erin Noble

Director: Eric Till

Genres: Docudrama

Keywords: Prison, Underdog, Dark, 1980s, Fall, Survival, Rivalry, Father, Judge