We compiled the best prison fight scenes in movies. From Hollywood action movies to foreign films, the greatest fight scenes in prisons feature martial arts, badass characters, and bloody violence. What’s your favorite prison fight scene in a movie?
Including movies like The Watchmen and The Fate of the Furious, this list of movie fight scenes in prisons comes with videos, so you can watch your favorite action movie stars, like Jason Statham, Sylvester Stallone, Kurt Russell, Dwayne Johnson, and more, fight in a prison cell.
Here are the best prison fight scenes in movies. Vote for your favorite fight scenes in cinematic history and feel free to add any good jail fights missing from the list.
Actors: Julie Estelle, Iko Uwais, Marsha Timothy, Kenichi Endō, Kazuki Kitamura, + more
Initial Release: 2014
Directed by: Gareth Evans
Actors: Gina Carano, Michael Jai White, Kimbo Slice, Eamonn Walker, Julian Sands, + more
Initial Release: 2009
Directed by: Ben Ramsey
Actors: Sylvester Stallone, Teri Hatcher, Kurt Russell, Jack Palance, Clint Howard, + more
Initial Release: 1989
Directed by: Andrei Konchalovsky, Albert Magnoli
#33 on The Best Movies of 1989
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