Most Popular Release From Jail Movies and TV Shows
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1. Watchmen (2009)
R | 162 min | Action, Drama, Mystery
In 1985 where former superheroes exist, the murder of a colleague sends active vigilante Rorschach into his own sprawling investigation, uncovering something that could completely change the course of history as we know it.
Votes: 485,207 | Gross: $107.51M
2. Fighting with My Family (2019)
PG-13 | 108 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
A former wrestler and his family make a living performing at small venues around the country while his kids dream of joining World Wrestling Entertainment.
Votes: 58,929 | Gross: $22.96M
3. Tolkien (2019)
PG-13 | 112 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
The formative years of the orphaned author J.R.R. Tolkien as he finds friendship, love and artistic inspiration among a group of fellow outcasts at school.
Votes: 27,488 | Gross: $4.54M
5. Nothing But the Truth (I) (2008)
R | 108 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
In Washington, D.C., a female reporter faces a possible jail sentence for outing a CIA agent and refusing to reveal her source.
Votes: 35,295 | Gross: $0.00M
6. Berlin Alexanderplatz (1980)
Not Rated | 931 min | Crime, Drama
In late-1920s Berlin, Franz Biberkopf is released from prison and vows to go straight. However, he soon finds himself embroiled in the city's criminal underworld.
7. A Face in the Crowd (1957)
Not Rated | 126 min | Drama, Music
An Arkansas drifter becomes an overnight media sensation. As he becomes drunk with fame and power, will he ever be exposed as the fraud he has become?
8. Battle in Seattle (2007)
R | 98 min | Action, Drama
Activists arrive in Seattle, Washington en masse to protest a meeting of the World Trade Organization. Riots and chaos ensue as demonstrators successfully stop the WTO meetings.
Votes: 14,032 | Gross: $0.22M
9. Crazy on the Outside (2010)
PG-13 | 96 min | Comedy, Crime
A recently paroled ex-con who has trouble adjusting to the wacky normalcy of life outside of prison. He has spent the last three years behind bars after getting caught committing a crime and taking the rap for his much more dangerous pal.
Votes: 5,428 | Gross: $0.06M
11. Driven Underground (2015 TV Movie)
TV-14 | 90 min | Crime, Drama
Single mother Sarah Palmer hides her family in Oregon when her daughter Christy becomes a key witness in a murder against the mob.
12. Tension at Table Rock (1956)
Passed | 93 min | Western
A reluctant gunslinger tires of having to defend himself at every cow town he visits, so he adopts an alias and continues his wandering. At an outpost run by a father and young son, he gets... See full summary »
13. Offline (I) (2012)
115 min | Drama
After seven years in prison, Rudy Vandekerckhove has set himself two clear objectives: get back to work as a washing machine repairman, and - more importantly - become reconciled with the ... See full summary »
14. Final Episode (1974)
Not Rated | 100 min | Action, Crime, Drama
While Hirono is in prison, his rival Takeda turns his own crime organization into a political party, whose two executives stir up new tensions in their thirst for power.
15. The Hairy Ape (1944)
Approved | 92 min | Drama, Film-Noir
During the 1940s, social class conflict is depicted when a spoiled socialite, traveling on a freighter, calls the ship's head stoker a hairy ape, provoking him into stalking the rich woman once ashore in New York.
16. Badman's Country (1958)
Approved | 68 min | Action, Adventure, Western
Showdown in Abilene between lawmen Pat Garrett, Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson and Butch Cassidy's gang over a large shipment of money arriving by train.
17. The Black Dove (2012)
Not Rated | 111 min | Drama
Once on top of the country music industry, a recently released felon struggles to keep his life together, find his legendary guitar and connect with a daughter he has never met.
Votes: 32 | Gross: $0.02M
18. One Hand Can't Clap (2003)
103 min | Comedy
Fate has been harsh to Standa but he took all the hard knocks without much fuzz. Being released from a prison, he believes everything would change for the better now. His former boss Zdenek... See full summary »
Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles (2008–2009)
Allison from Palmdale
TV-14 | 44 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Another malfunction causes Cameron to believe that she is actually a human from the future named Allison. Sarah accompanies her pregnant landlady to the hospital. Ellison continues to contemplate Catherine Weaver's job offer.
Sons of Anarchy (2008–2014)
TV-MA | 73 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
In the wake of Tara's death, Jax is freed from prison and makes revenge his top priority. Wendy leaves rehab early and discovers Juice is hiding from SAMCRO and laying low at her apartment.
Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (1993–1998)
60 min | Drama, Family, Western
A troop of buffalo soldiers comes to town and with them the idea that the government was using them instead of white soldiers, because it was felt they were more expendable.
The Firm (2012)
TV-14 | 43 min | Action, Crime, Drama
Andrew springs Mitch from jail. While Mitch represents a scientist suing a corporate raider, Ray works on figuring out who broke down the hotel door in pursuit of Mitch, and Tammy and Abby ... See full summary »
Manifest (2018– )
TV-14 | 42 min | Drama, Mystery
When Grace's pregnancy complicates the pursuit of a calling, Ben finds himself working alongside an uneasy new ally. Michaela tries to make amends with Jared, and the X'ers set their sights on Zeke.
Before We Die (2017– )
TV-MA | 58 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Christian gets more and more involved with the Mimica family's criminal activities. Hanna tries to find her kidnapped colleague Sven and contact the mysterious "Inez".
Downton Abbey (2010–2015)
TV-14 | 48 min | Drama, Romance
A vindictive Ms. O'Brien hatches a damaging plot. Edith makes a major decision. Matthew devises a major plan for changing things, and Tom's brother pays a visit.
Ray Donovan (2013–2020)
Fish and Bird
TV-MA | 58 min | Crime, Drama
Ray finds himself in a holding pattern waiting to see if Belikov will be released from prison. An art dealer invites Ray to a breast cancer benefit where he encounters some former clients. Teresa spirals into postpartum depression.
The Black Donnellys (2007– )
God Is a Comedian
TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama
Jimmy tasks Tommy for not bailing him out of jail, Huey's brother visits Sal's boss, and Sean is moved from ICU to a ward.
The Guest Book (2017– )
TV-MA | 20 min | Comedy
Clem asks a stripper to pretend to be his girlfriend in order to convince his vacationing family that he is normal; once they get to Barefeet Retreat, it is discovered that Clem's fake girlfriend isn't the only thing he's been lying about.
TV-MA | 57 min | Comedy, Drama
Sheila fights for custody of the Native American kids and clashes with Sammi. Fiona gets sprung from jail and lands a job with the help of her parole officer. And Frank begins to feel like his old, troubled self.
Mister Drecker or Ease Up on the Whup-Ass
TV-MA | 26 min | Comedy, Drama
Ray fears he blew his cover when he mistakes a former student for a client. Tanya finds herself in charge of a felon. Jess is hired to work in the office of Dr. Matt Kopylov, the husband of... See full summary »
Boardwalk Empire (2010–2014)
TV-MA | 58 min | Crime, Drama, History
After Nucky is released, he finds that most of his organization have deserted him for the Commodore, Margaret keeps her head, and the IRA asks Nucky for a donation.
The Night Of (2016)
The Call of the Wild
TV-MA | 95 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A controversy surrounding the defense puts Stone in the spotlight as Naz's trial reaches its climax.
L.A. Law (1986–1994)
The Douglas Fur Ball
TV-PG | 48 min | Drama
Brackman (recovering from a broken ankle) asks Becker to represent him after his wife, Sheila, serves him with divorce pagers and she retains Becker's former girlfriend and law associate, ... See full summary »
The Slabside Redemption
TV-14 | 41 min | Action, Adventure, Crime
Oliver makes a choice that will affect his entire life, as well as the lives of everyone he cares about.
Ray Donovan (2013–2020)
TV-MA | 56 min | Crime, Drama
Ray enlists the help of Lena and Daryll to ensure Hector's rematch with Whittaker proceeds. An angry neighbor confronts the Donovans about Conor's behavior. Teresa's worsening depression causes her family to have her committed.