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A Way Out: Prison Escape Game for Two
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A Way Out: Intriguing New Prison Escape Game (Video)

In the spirit of Prison Break, A Way Out is a collaborative game about prison escape plans. It can be played online or offline between two or more gamers. It is similar to Prison Break in concept. But, it’s main characters are Leo and Vincent, who are not brothers. This co-op game will debut on March […]

Love After Lockup: Prison fiance gets "interrogated" by her friends about her prison love at her bridal shower.
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Love After Lockup TV Series Features Stories of Amazing Prison Loves (Video)

If you watched 90 Day Fiance, then you shouldn’t miss Love After Lockup. It’s about six couples and the prison loves that led to marriage after release. Surprisingly, all of the prison couples met online and/or through prison pen pal services. They were looking for true love. Now, they’re just hoping to make it to […]

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Top 10 True Crime TV Shows, Movies & Books That Shaped 2017 (Video Clips)

In the spirit of our Famous Prisoners series, here is a list of 10 of the best true crime TV shows, movies and books for 2017. Watch out for these hits in 2018. Top 10 List of True Crime TV Shows, Movies & Books for 2017 This year is almost gone, and will soon become history. […]

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Charles Manson Family Murder Film by Quentin Tarantino: Latest News to Digest

There is a lot of buzz about the proposed Quentin Tarantino’s next movie. There have also been wild speculations if the film will center on the notorious cult leader Charles Manson. Manson died on Sunday while serving a life sentence for several murders in 1969. Truth however is that the reputation of Tarantino at making […]

Black-ish criticised by fans for casting Chris Brown in an episode about the treatment of black women.
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Black-ish’s Brilliant Perspective on Having a Loved One in Prison

Black-ish is an ABC series that’s essentially a comedy sitcom. However, its writers have chosen to tackle the ideas of prisoners and jails in the US quite brilliantly. The . Still, it uses up all of its resources to make a point on the state of society today. Throughout its four seasons, the writers have touched on […]

The Cast of Prison Break
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Wentworth Miller Pitches Amazing Storyline for Prison Break Season 6

JUST weeks after Prison Break creator Paul Scheuring revealed that the upcoming reboot would mark the Fox drama’s end, Wentworth Miller has assured the show could have a longer future than initially reported. Prison Break Season 5 May Not Be the Finale Filming for the fifth season is currently well underway, with nine more episodes […]

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Release Set for Documentary on the Old Iowa State Penitentiary

It used to be the oldest prison west of the Mississippi River, and now the Old Iowa State Penitentiary is being featured in a documentary that is scheduled to be released on DVD next week. In an hour-long film, the old Iowa State Penitentiary is explored. The dirty details, as well as some of the stories […]

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Trouble Teens shipped to US prisons to star in new TV Show

Some girls and troubled teens are addicted to selfies and social media. Other girls are not going on the right path. Young people on the brink of falling into big problems and even becoming fully-developed criminals. This show intends to be a  whole new perspective to put a stop to it. spend a full week […]

Mind Hunter Inside the FBI's Elite Serial Crime Unit
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Why Are Americans Obsessed With Serial Killers? Netflix Drama, Mindhunter, Seeks an Answer

Americans since the 1900s have always been obsessed with serial killers. News tabloids always go into a frenzy for serial killings. And today, horror movies fill the space for rare serial murders. Whether in the early 1900s or late 2000s, one thing is clear: Americans like serial killer stories. David Fincher’s new Netflix drama, Mindhunter, […]

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New Docu-Series ‘Released’ Explores Challenges of Life After Incarceration

The concept was familiar and yet weird for many in the most recent episode of “Released”– seeing a black man leave the prison after long period of incarceration meet his family and friends before going on to face his new life. This entire episode was captured by a waiting camera crew for the television. It […]