Plot & Details
'Devil's Knot' tells the compelling story of three teenagers accused of the brutal 1993 murder of three 8-year-old boys in Memphis, Ark. - two of them sentenced to life imprisonment and one to death. The film explores the lives of deeply misunderstood outsiders, their families and communities, and their darkest fantasies. The conviction of the West Memphis Three - Damien Echols, Jesse Misskelley, Jr., and Jason Baldwin - riled the American justice system, shocked a tightly knit religious town and outraged the nation.
- MPAA Rating: Not Rated
- Genre(s): Drama,Thriller
- Run Time: 114min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 05/09/2014
- DVD Release Date: 06/10/2014
- Status: In Theaters
- Distributor(s): Image Entertainment, RLJ
- Director(s): Atom Egoyan
- Starring: Reese Witherspoon , Colin Firth , Stephen Moyer , Amy Ryan , Mireille Enos
- Themes: Murder Investigations,Clearing One's Name
- Keywords: DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid), detective, evidence, freedom, investigation
- Country of Origin: USA - Limited (05-09-2014)
- Language: English