In 1950s England, slow-witted Derek Bentley falls in with a group of petty criminals led by Chris Craig, a teenager with a fondness for American gangster films. Chris and Derek's friendship leads to their involvement in the true case which would forever shake England's belief in capital punishment. Written by
Scott Renshaw <email@example.com>
The shocking story of an unbelievable miscarriage of justice.
Did You Know?
The film takes place in 1941, 1948, 1951, 1952 and 1953. See more
In the scene where Derek goes to Chris's house and Chris comes to the window, when Chris tells Derek to leave he draws the curtains and turns the light off. In the next shot in his room the light is on. See more
[muttering in the middle of his trial
Should've killed that fucker as well.
References Roseanna McCoy
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2
Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performed by Michael Kamen
(Oboe) See more