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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
Andrew Ducote ...
Brandon Nesler
Robert Bockstael ...
Daniel Driver
John Bourgeois ...
Jack Griffin
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Jo Graves
David Hemblen ...
Judge Polley
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Tony Serra
Ralph Small ...
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Lillian Cummings ...
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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Brandon's Father
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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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Coupable d'amour  »

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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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Brandon Nesler: [to his mother] So what's seven years? I'll only be as old as you when you get out.
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YOU KNOW HIS NAME
Words and Music by Stephen Tolkin
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A moving true drama
15 June 1999 | by (LA, California) – See all my reviews

I just saw the screening of this movie at the Directors Guild here in LA. It is such a moving story, that needed to be told. Christine Lahti was nothing less than brilliant. I highly suggest catching this movie, whenever the opportunity presents itself.


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