Outside These Walls (1939)

Genres - Drama  |   Run Time - 60 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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In this drama, a the journalist and editor of a prison newspaper is good enough, that he even contributes to outside publications, but still encounters difficulty after he is released. With the help of a prison loan, he buys his own little printing press and begins attacking the crooked politicians who have been dictating what the major dailies can and cannot print. His heated essays result in the firing of the prison warden. Fortunately, the ex-con successfully helps the ousted warden become the next state governor.

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politics, against-all-odds, attack, editor, employment, governor, help, influence, investigation, journalism, loan, news, power, press, prison, problems, reporter, secrets, time, warden, writing