During WW2, Canada hosted more than 35,000 POW's. Prisons offered workshops, dining, educational & rec. halls. Prisoners had access to musical instruments, to many sports activities & were provided with uniforms & warm winter clothes The men were also given jobs: most hired as hands on local farms. Guards at the camps were also extremely trusting, not afraid of a possible uprising, as the prisoners were so happy with their lives, they didn’t want to leave.
(Remake) The Longest Yard (2005), Paramount Pictures, Adam Sandler (Paul Crewe), James Cromwell (Warden Hazen), Bill Romanowski (Guard Lambert), Brian Bosworth (Guard Garner) Michael Irvin (Deacon Moss), and Burt Reynolds (Coach Nate Scarborough.