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Release of "I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang"

Date(s)
1932

I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang is an American drama film that was released in 1932 exposing the life of inmates that formed chain gangs. It was known for having elicited social interest in the brutality and widespread use of chain gangs in the American South.

Sources
Pfeiffer, Lee. "I am a fugitive from a chain gang." 2020. Encyclopædia Britannica. Available at: https://www.britannica.com/topic/I-Am-a-Fugitive-from-a-Chain-Gang [Accessed December 22, 2021].

Image Credit:

Universal History Archive. "I am a fugitive from a chain gang", A Crime/Drama Film Starring Paul Muni, 1932." Getty Images. Available at: https://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/am-a-fugitive-from-a-chain-gang-a-crime-drama-film-starring-news-photo/506007959 [Accessed December 22, 2021].
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