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Judgment Day: The Ellie Nesler Story (1999)

Fact-based story about a Bible-quoting woman who in 1990 murdered a camp counselor, whom she learned molested her 7 year old son. Seeking revenge, she turns to murder when she learns the ... See full summary »

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Jan Martinez
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Daniel Driver
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Jo Graves
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Judge Polley
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Becky Nesler
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Geoffrey Bowes ...
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Kevin Hicks ...
Defense Psychiatrist
Elva Mai Hoover ...
Driver's Mother
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Fact-based story about a Bible-quoting woman who in 1990 murdered a camp counselor, whom she learned molested her 7 year old son. Seeking revenge, she turns to murder when she learns the man had previously been convicted of the same crime in 1983 and got off with probation. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Ellie Nesler is handcuffed and placed in the back of a police car. Once inside the car she attempts to hug her son and raises her left arm showing she is not handcuffed. See more »

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Man on Street #2: [interviewed after the shooting] She shot him 5 times in the head, but I think she should've shot him *somewhere* else.
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YOU KNOW HIS NAME
Words and Music by Stephen Tolkin
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One Excellent Drama!
24 June 1999 | by (florida) – See all my reviews

I can't believe a movie can be this moving. This was a tremendous hard drama to watch, it expressed great love for a mother and her son. This movie was so powerful there are no other words to describe it. A mothers rage to protect her son, now that is drama! EVERYONE did an excellent job acting, even though we all hated the guy. Brandon did an excellent job also, displaying the victim. His performance was so believable. This is a movie for everyone looking for a good drama. The only thing i didnt like was the ending, did he kill his whole family or what? Anyway an excellent movie!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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