Cell 2455, Death Row

  • 1955
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Biography, Crime

The film tells the sometimes poignant life story of rapist Caryl Chessman, who was sentenced to San Quentin's Death Row and later executed. He is seen in his teen years (played by the lead's younger brother) as a petty thief committing a string of senseless crimes, and later as a violent man arrogantly defying society's laws. The film tends to fall back...read more