These Deadly Prisons Can Only Be Found In Tennessee

Are you fascinated by movies about prisons and escape attempts? Have you researched Alcatraz one too many times, or found yourself stuck hard in “The Shawshank Redemption?” Then it’s about time you learned about the two famous prisons that lie within Tennessee state lines. Their stories are hard, the people held behind their walls harder, but fascinating nonetheless.

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