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Crime Drama Rated: 13+ (PG-13)19622h 27mOn: Free Services Tags: Prison Country: America

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 free on PlutoTV, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 3 others. It's a crime and drama movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (17,063 votes).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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#6,136 Ranked Movie

#222 Ranked in Prison Movies

#395 Ranked in Science Movies

#585 Ranked in Biography Movies

Birdman of Alcatraz has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (17,063 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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