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Last Dance (1996)

R  |   |  Drama, Thriller  |  3 May 1996 (USA)
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Upon taking a new job, young lawyer Rick Hayes is assigned to the clemency case of Cindy Liggett, a woman convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to death. As Hayes investigates the ... See full summary »

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Rick Hayes
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Sam Burns
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John Hayes
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The Governor
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Jill
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Linda, Legal Aid Attorney
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Billy, Cindy's Brother
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Doug
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Inmate Reggie
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Guard Frances
Jeffrey Buckner Ford ...
D.A. Rusk (as Jeffrey Ford)
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Detective Vollo
Christine Cattell ...
Louise
Peg Allen ...
Helen
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Upon taking a new job, young lawyer Rick Hayes is assigned to the clemency case of Cindy Liggett, a woman convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to death. As Hayes investigates the background for her case, the two begin to form a deep friendship, while all the while the date for her execution draws nearer. Written by Jonathan Broxton <j.w.broxton@sheffield.ac.uk>

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Sometimes justice is a crime

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Rated R for violence, language and some drug content | See all certifications »

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$5,858,000 (USA)
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26 May 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie though it is based on a tragic event and very hard to watch in parts, it shows something about the human heart which is invaluable. That is, that human beings are capable of immense compassion for other humans beings, which stems from the knowledge that we all share common bonds and deserve such compassion regardless of our life circumstances. A very touching movie to see this lawyer connect with this woman in such a way. This movie has a message well worth seeing. In addition the acting in this movie was very good and Sharon Stone did a superb job as well as Rob Marrow. I would recommend this movie for the above reasons, but be prepared for some shocking material.


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