Prison for Children


2h 1987

Brief Synopsis

A movie about an orphaned teenage boy who, enraged by his brother's death, goes on a rampage on the ranch where he works, accidently starting a fire and then fleeing on a horse. Cleared of charges brought against him, he nevertheless is sent to a Boys Industrial School, which is little more than a j

Film Details

Also Known As
Find a Safe Place, Prison of Children, A
Release Date
1987
Production Company
CBS Entertainment; Knopf/Simons Productions
Distribution Company
Universal Pictures Home Entertainment
Location
Colorado, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A movie about an orphaned teenage boy who, enraged by his brother's death, goes on a rampage on the ranch where he works, accidently starting a fire and then fleeing on a horse. Cleared of charges brought against him, he nevertheless is sent to a Boys Industrial School, which is little more than a juvenile prison.

The superintendent of the school, and a sympathetic teacher reach a decision to save the boy and others like him from the dangers of the institution.

Film Details

Also Known As
Find a Safe Place, Prison of Children, A
Release Date
1987
Production Company
CBS Entertainment; Knopf/Simons Productions
Distribution Company
Universal Pictures Home Entertainment
Location
Colorado, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States March 14, 1987

Aired in United States on Video August 4, 1993