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A Time to Kill

Legal thriller set in America's Deep South. A young lawyer must defend a black factory worker accused of murdering two racist thugs who raped his daughter, amid rising hysteria involving the Ku Klux Klan and civil rights campaigners. He is helped by a veteran attorney and a keen law student as he prepares to face the intimidating prosecutor on the controversial case. Based on John Grisham's best-selling novel.

2 hours, 20 minutes

Last on

Fri 4 Mar 2011 23:35

Credits

Role Contributor
AuthorJohn Grisham
Jake BriganceMatthew McConaughey
Carl Lee HaileySamuel L Jackson
Ellen RoarkSandra Bullock
Rufus BuckleyKevin Spacey
Ethel TwittyBrenda Fricker
Harry Rex VonnerOliver Platt
Norman ReinfieldJonathan Hadary
Dr RodeheaverAnthony Heald
Pete WillardDoug Hutchison
Deputy LooneyChris Cooper
Freddie Lee CobbKiefer Sutherland
Judge Omar NoosePatrick McGoohan
ActorDonald Sutherland
ActorAshley Judd
DirectorJoel Schumacher
WriterAkiva Goldsman

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