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Carl Panzram is sent to Leavenworth Prison for burglary. While there, he is brutally beaten by a guard. Neophyte guard Henry Lesser feels sympathy for Panzram, befriends him, and gets him to write his life story. Lesser learns that Panzram's past is much more violent than he thought, but also that he's capable of being a much better person than the rest of the prison staff believes - or so Lesser...

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Directed by

Tim Metcalfe

Written by

Tim Metcalfe (Screenplay)
James Long (Novel)
Thomas E. Gaddis (Novel)

Runtime

91 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Liar. Thief. Murderer. He hated all of humanity, himself most of all.

Cast

Keywords

prison serial killer sympathy