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Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 36 min.

Plot Summary
In this dramatization of an actual event, young Matthew Shepard (Shane Meier) is mercilessly slain by a pair of men who targeted their victim because of his homosexuality. Capital punishment looming, the killers' fate lies in the hands of Matthew's parents, Judy (Stockard Channing) and Dennis (Sam Waterston). As the grieving couple attempts to make the choice that will best serve Matthew's memory, they recount his rocky adolescence, lifelong struggle for acceptance and personal views on life.

Cast: Stockard Channing , Sam Waterston , Shane Meier , Kristen Thompson , Joe Ziegler , B.J. McLellan , David Broadhurst , Yani Gellman

Director: Roger Spottiswoode

Genres: Docudrama

The Matthew Shepard Story (2002)

Release Date: January 1st, 2002|1 hr. 36 min.

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