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This odd comedy-drama opens in the mid 1990s with the funeral of two elderly black men who died in the prison where they had spent 65 years together for a crime of which both were innocent. Their intertwined stories are then told in flashback, and the story moves, sometimes awkwardly, between comedy and very serious moments. This doesn't have the depth of that great prison movie The Shawshank Redemption, but it is a funny, sometimes poignant film nevertheless.
Profound drama about the death penalty, examined through the conversations between a nun and a man awaiting his execution for a brutal murder.
14+ years 117 mins
This powerful documentary, narrated by Samuel L. Jackson, questions the case of America's longest-held solitary confinement prisoners.
14+ years 84 mins
Harper Lee adaptation about an idealistic white laywer in 1930s Alabama who takes on the case of a black man accused of an awful crime.
11+ years 124 mins
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