Prisoner Cell Block H:
Episodes 1 & 2
MPI Home Video
MP6374 Color Approx. 95 mins. NR
When the gates slam shut, it is the end of liberty - and the beginning of a harrowing
emotional ordeal for the women inmates of the Wentworth Detention Center. This powerful
continuing story shows how they face the trauma of prison and their lives after parole.
Greg the doctor, inspects cigarette burns on Karen's back. Why didn't she disclose her
husband's cruelty at her trial? Bea tortures Lynn for having abused a child. But is Lynn
guilty? When she calls the mother of the child, why does the mother start to fall apart?
Franky destroys Mum's garden and she and Lynn comes to blows. Lynn is convinced no one
believes her story and goes on a hunger strike. Bea, now out of prison on parole, has
flashbacks of her daughter's death for which she blames her ex-husband. She suddenly
appears in his doorway.
Confessed to the murder of her husband with no defense
A naive country girl wrongly convicted of child molestation
A lesbian biker doing 12 years for armed robbery
The tough ruler of the inmates, paroled for murder only to be returned again
Convicted for the mercy killing of her husband, she has been in jail longer than any of
the prisoners and is a Mother Hen to them
The young doctor who was once engaged to Karen
The sympathetic guard