Best new Prison movies in 2021 & 2020 (Netflix, Prime, Hulu & Cinema List)


List of the latest prison movies in 2021 and the best prison movies of 2020 & the 2010's. Top prison movies to watch on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, Disney+ & other Streaming services, out on DVD/Blu-ray or in cinema's right now.

New prison movies in 2021 in Cinema & on VOD

Top movies up for release in 2021 in cinema and on VOD
  • Home

    DIRECTOR: Franka Potente
    CAST: Kathy Bates, Jake McLaughlin & Lil Rel Howery
    Franka Potente, known for her role in Run Lola Run, makes her directorial debut with this intriguing drama about trying to leave a life of crime behind. The film follows an ex-felon who has just been released from prison and seeks to get his life back together. He finds himself returning home and trying to confront the darkness of his past in hopes of carving out a better future. This emotional picture stars the likes of Jake McLaughlin, Kathy Bates, and Aisling Franciosi. Read more

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  • The Big Hit

    DIRECTOR: Emmanuel Courcol
    CAST: Kad Merad, Marina Hands & Laurent Stocker
    Etienne is finding himself all washed up as an actor who can hardly any work. The only opportunity he can find for theater is directing the theater workshop of a prison. He decides to produce Samuel Beckett’s famous play Waiting for Godot but will have to do so with an acting troupe of prisoners who are in need of some guidance. But will it be enough to prepare these prisoners for when the curtain finally opens? It’s up to Etienne to make the play come off stunning in this quirky comedy from director Emmanuel Courcol. Read more

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Best prison movies on Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, Disney+ or DVD in 2021

2020, 2019, 2018, 2017 and the 2010's best rated prison movies out on DVD, Bluray or streaming on VOD (Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, Disney+ & More).
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Prison life intrigues audiences. ‘The Shawshank Redemption’ has been number one on the top 250 IMDb list for ages. In recent years, there have been several gripping prison movies as well, that we summed up below.