PRISONERS

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When he gets the job of prison warden in Wellington, an American man moves his family to New Zealand. Unbeknown to him, his daughter embarks upon an affair with a prisoner. (Source: IMDb; www.imdb.com/title/tt0082947/.)

Filmed in Auckland and starring Tatum O’Neil, Colin Friers, David Hemmings and Bruno Lawrence, PRISONERS was intended for 1981 release. A financial dispute was allegedly the reason for the shelving of the completed film. It remains unreleased.

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Year 1981

Reference number F4100

Collection Film and Video Collection

Media type Moving Image

Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Genre Feature

Duration 0:99:40

Production company Endeavour Productions, Lemon Crest

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Credits Producer: John Barnett
Producer: Antony I. Ginnane
Director: Peter Werner