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Dead Man Walking


Rated R for a depiction of a rape and murder.

R In Theaters 12/29/1995 , 120min.
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Washington Post
What this intelligent, balanced, devastating movie puts before us is nothing less than a contest between good and evil. Full Review
Desson Thomson
Washington Post
An extremely affecting experience, down to the last agonizing moment. Full Review
Edward Guthmann
San Francisco Chronicle
Acting rarely gets better than this. Full Review
Elvis Mitchell
The New York Times
Quietly courageous drama . Full Review
Emanuel Levy
An intimate chamber piece for two, superbly acted by Susan Sarandon and Sean Penn, this is a mature, well-crafted movie. Full Review

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