Brubaker

Brubaker1980

Stars: Robert Redford, Yaphet Kotto, Jane Alexander, Murray Hamilton
Genre: Crime, Drama
Rating: R
Runtime: 131 minutes

Through solid dramatic impact and global exposure on cable TV, Brubaker gradually joined the ranks of all-time best prison movies. While preparing to direct Ordinary People, Robert Redford brought his considerable star power to bear on his title rol… more »

Brubaker:
Tower number 3 - who'm I looking at? He's looking at me.

Coombes:
Up there, you got Douglass Mizell.

Brubaker:
Who the hell is Doug Mizell?

Coombes:
He's a forger. Three times grand theft.

Brubaker:
I want a rundown on everybody that's got tower duty. I-

Coombes:
I do believe that's Purcell's job, sir.

Brubaker:
I want only murderers up there; one-time impulse killers.

Coombes:
Well, aren't you taking kind of a chance doing that? Aren't you? I mean, uh...

Brubaker:
No, it's the habituals you can't trust. Murderers - most of 'em - already have it out of their system. Guys like you, right?

Coombes:
[laughs] There's nobody around here like me.

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