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A Lesson Before Dying

Rated PG-13 for a scene of violence, brief strong language and some sensuality.

PG-13 120min.
 
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Don Cheadle, Mekhi Phifer, and Cicely Tyson star in this drama set in the 1940s about a black man sentenced to death for a crime he did not commit and teacher who is to counsel him as he awaits execution. Read More
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Sheriff Guidry
Henri Pichot
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