Favorite prison films

I love films set in a prison environment. Obviously a few of these choices only partially take place in prisons, but in which those jail scenes had a big impact on me.

Agree or disagree? Which are your favorites?

Yet to watch:
Fury (1936)
The Thick-Walled Room (1956)
Le Trou (1960)
Straight Time (1978)
Midnight Express (1978)
Scum (1979)
Brubaker (1980)
Stir (1980)
Stir Crazy (1980)
Fortress (1992)
Sleepers (1996)
Das Experiment (2001)

  • The Shawshank Redemption
  • Papillon
  • In the Name of the Father
  • The Great Escape
  • A Clockwork Orange
  • Cool Hand Luke
  • The Hill
  • The Bridge on the River Kwai
  • Hunger
  • American History X
  • The Silence of the Lambs
  • Starred Up
  • A Prophet
  • A Man Escaped
  • Down by Law
  • Dead Man Walking
  • The Rock
  • Escape from Alcatraz
  • Camp X-Ray
  • The Green Mile
  • Grand Illusion
  • In Your Hands
  • Brute Force
  • R
  • Bangkok Hilton
  • Bronson