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Plot Summary
A Nashville reporter (Steve Talley) meets threats and opposition from all sides when he delves into the long-unsolved murder of a black youth in rural Alabama.

Cast: Steve Talley , Eric Roberts , Anna Felix , Lauren Jenkins , Jackie Welch , Clay Brocker , Jenny Littleton , Jeremy Childs

Director: Curt Hahn

Genres: Mystery, Thriller

Distributor: Transcendence

Deadline (2012)

Release Date: February 17th, 2012

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  • 50
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    The plot, in short, is underwhelming. It merely follows the reporters as the screenplay serves them the solution to their case on a silver platter. Yet curiously, Deadline flows right along. show more

  • 25
    Ed Gonzalez Slant Magazine

    By the end of it, you'll be crying uncle--or wish you were watching The Help instead. At least that was a more artful lie. show more

  • 40

    Although helmer Curt Hahn champions the causes of racial justice and crusading journalism, he can't seem to find a tone that's consistent or that befits the gravity of his subject matter. show more

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