What The Vintage Trailer of the Day Has Got Here is a Failure to Communicate

Every day, come rain or shine or internet tubes breaking, Film School Rejects showcases a trailer from the past.

There was absolutely a failure to communicate going on here because one of the best prison movies of all time gets one of the worst, most convoluted, most disjointed trailers of the 60s.

Fortunately, Paul Newman is either drunk or stuffed with eggs for most of it.

Check out the trailer for yourself:

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A veteran of writing about movies for nearly a decade, Scott Beggs has been the Managing Editor of Film School Rejects since 2009. Despite speculation, he is not actually Walter Mathau's grandson. See? He can't even spell his name right.

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