About the film
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First Time Felon
Release Date: September 06, 1997
|Slogan||:||«There's his way or the hard way. One guard. One inmate. One chance for redemption.»|
|Production Companies||:||Spring Creek Productions, HBO|
|Director||:||Charles S. Dutton|
Inspired by the true story of Greg Yance. In the film, Yance (Epps) is a hood who goes to jail for possession of drugs. He is given a choice: 5 years in jail or a couple of months in boot camp. He chooses boot camp and finds out it is tougher than he thought it would be. He braves it through and comes home a better man. He then has to deal with the real world, and never gives up no matter what the odds.