Birdman of Alcatraz
After killing a prison guard, convict Robert Stroud faces life imprisonment in solitary confinement. Driven nearly mad by loneliness and despair, Stroud's life gains new meaning when he happens upon a helpless baby sparrow in the exercise yard and nurses it back to health. Despite having only a third grade education, Stroud goes on to become a renowned ornithologist and achieves a greater sense of freedom and purpose behind bars than most people find in the outside world.Birdman of Alcatraz featuring Burt Lancaster and Karl Malden is available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, available for rent or purchase on Prime Video, and 3 others. It's a biography and crime movie with a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 86% and a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (14,892 votes).
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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 3 others).
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Birdman of Alcatraz has a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 86% and a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (14,892 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.