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Witness to the Execution (1994)

Not Rated | | Crime, Drama | TV Movie 13 February 1994
This movie deals with a television network hoping to draw the biggest ratings ever while televising an execution live into the home of every American family.

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Jessica Traynor
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Emily Dawson (as Dee Wallace-Stone)
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Wallace Sternberg
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Kirby Jacobs
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This movie deals with a television network hoping to draw the biggest ratings ever while televising an execution live into the home of every American family.

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Hinrichtung live - Die Bestie muß sterben!  »

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Stars Tim Daly and Sean Young would later work with each other the following year on Dr. Jekyll and Ms. Hyde. See more »

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Unsuspecting witness to an awful film
25 August 2002 | by (Lisbon, Portugal) – See all my reviews

This in undoubtedly one of the worst films I saw recently. Everything looks cheap and rushed, especially the plot. Sean Young disappoints as the lead, looking lost and, probably, ashamed to be part of this. Tim Daly is a little better, but still not very good, considering his work on TV's "The Fugitive", for example. Things weren't good, but when we get to the ending it begins to look like a joke.

Sean Young slow-motion sprint left me speechless. How can someone sink so low?

Very bad indeed...


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