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9 September 1992 (USA) See more »
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This documentary by Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky details the murder trial of Delbert Ward. Delbert... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)
Delbert Ward ... Himself
Roscoe Ward ... Himself
Lyman Ward ... Himself
Walt Geisler ... Himself - Ward Supporter
Ken Elmer ... Himself - Neighbor
John Teeple ... Himself - Neighbor
Dave Goff ... Himself - Cousin
Joseph F. Loszynski ... Himself - Bureau of Criminal Investigation, New York State Police (as Captain Joseph F. Loszynski)
Harry Thurston ... Himself - Friend
Ralph A. Cognetti ... Himself - Defense Attorney
Maynard A. Cosnett ... Himself - Bureau of Criminal Investigation, New York State Police (as Investigator Maynard A. Cosnett)
John W. Graham ... Himself - Bureau of Criminal Investigation, New York State Police (as Investigator John W. Graham)
Robert J. Killough ... Himself - Bureau of Criminal Investigation, New York State Police (as Investigator Robert J. Killough)
Donald F. Cerio ... Himself - Madison County District Attorney
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Connie Chung ... Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Directed by
Joe Berlinger 
Bruce Sinofsky 
 
Produced by
Joe Berlinger .... executive producer
Joe Berlinger .... producer
Nicholas Gottlieb .... associate producer
Bruce Sinofsky .... producer
 
Original Music by
Molly Mason 
Jay Ungar 
 
Cinematography by
James D. Cooper  (as Douglas Cooper)
Richard Hissong 
 
Film Editing by
Joe Berlinger 
Bruce Sinofsky 
 
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Brian Langman .... sound editor
Jacob Ribicoff .... foley supervisor
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Bob Boccaccio .... EPK camera
 
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Susan Jacobs .... publicist
Susan Kouguell .... script consultant
 
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David Maysles .... dedicatee (as David C. Maysles)
William J. Ward .... dedicatee
 

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4 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
Politics all over again.., 14 August 2007
Author: SteffieB from Massachusetts

I didn't think I was going to like this and I was very afraid that the Ward brothers and their rural lifestyle would be made fun of or otherwise trashed, but this was so thoughtful and careful in its examination. The political motivations of some of the real-life people: the cops, the medical examiner, the prosecutor, were a great foil for the (some would think surprisingly) open- minded townspeople and the hardworking defense attorney. Loved the story and really felt for the brothers and the townspeople. Though I work in Boston now, I've lived and worked in rural areas just like this, and maybe that's part of the deal for me.

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