Just Mercy

Release Date: December 25th, 2019

Not Yet Rated |0 min

Plot Summary

Just Mercy shadows world-renowned civil rights defense attorney Bryan Stevenson as he recounts his experiences and details the case of a condemned death row prisoner whom he fought to free.

Cast: Michael B. Jordan , Brie Larson , Jamie Foxx , Tim Blake Nelson , Rafe Spall , O'Shea Jackson Jr.

Director: Destin Daniel Cretton

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Netter Productions

Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    A straightforward biopic ... The film's edge is somewhat dulled by respect for its subject, who's drawn here as more hero than man. show more

  • 70
    Wendy IdeScreen International

    Although conventional in its approach, the film is a forceful reckoning of a broken legal system. show more

  • 70
    Steve PondTheWrap

    Cretton has made and will make subtler movies, but probably none that will prompt as many mid-screening rounds of applause. show more

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