Shot Caller (2017)

Genres - Crime, Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Crime Drama, Family Drama, Prison Film  |   Release Date - Aug 18, 2017 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 120 min.  |   Countries - United States   |   MPAA Rating - R
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A successful businessman named Jacob Harlon (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) is sent to prison for causing the death of his friend in a drunk-driving crash. While incarcerated, he must leave his previous life behind and adapt to the brutality of his new surroundings in order to survive. But even after being released, Harlon remains caught up in the prison's gang rivalries. This crime drama co-stars Omari Hardwick, Lake Bell, Jon Bernthal, and Emory Cohen. Written and directed by Ric Roman Waugh.

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businessperson, criminal, drunk-driving, prisoner, racism