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Alcatraz
   is situated in   
The U.S.A.
San Francisco, California - Alcatraz was America's leading maximum security prison from the mid 1930s till the mid 1960s. Alcatraz was host to many of America's most notorious criminals including Al Capone, George "Machine Gun" Kelly, and Henry Young.
Alcatraz
   belongs to   
The U.S.A.
22 acres; San Francisco Harbor, California
Robert Franklin Stroud
   has the nickname   
The Birdman of Alcatraz
Sing Sing, Attica, Leavenworth, Alcatraz
   are all   
Famous U.S. Prisons
Max Brand
   wrote   
Alcatraz
Escape From Alcatraz (1979)
   starred   
Clint Eastwood, Patrick McGoohan and Roberts Blossom
Director: Don Siegel. Also starred Jack Thibeau, Fred Ward & Paul Benjamin. Plot: A dramatization of the one possibly successful escape from the notorious prison.
Alcatraz Island (1937)
   starred   
John Litel, Ann Sheridan and Mary Maguire
Director: William C. McGann. Also starred Gordon Oliver, Dick Purcell & Ben Welden. Plot: A man who has been railroaded into prison is framed for the murder of a fellow inmate and must prove his innocence.
Frank Morris
   was played by Clint Eastwood in   
Escape From Alcatraz (1979)
Based on the one factual escape from the State Penitentiary in San Francisco. Brutal film in which Patrick McGoohan excels in the role of the prison governor.
Alcatraz Island Lighthouse
   is located in   
The U.S.A.
1909 - California
Elmer Bernstein
   wrote music for   
Birdman of Alcatraz (1962)
Escape from Alcatraz (1979)
   is a film about   
Frank Morris
Dramatizes the one possible escape from Alcatraz; stars Clint Eastwood






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