Edit
The Life of David Gale (2003) - Plot Summary Poster

Plot Summary

  • When anti-death-penalty activist David Gale is convicted and condemned to death for the murder of a colleague, reporter Bitsey Bloom sets out to learn the story behind Gale's crime. What she finds challenges her belief in Gale's guilt and, finally, in the justice system.

    - Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>
  • A University of Texas professor of philosophy and capital punishment abolitionist, David Gale, finds himself on Death Row convicted of murder. Days before his execution, skeptical journalist Bitsey Bloom is sent to conduct David Gale's final interview. Unaware that she would not be investigating Dr. Gale, Bitsey and her sympathetic intern leave to Texas for what is to become a story of a lifetime.

    - Written by Morgan Ramsay
  • The story follows a University of Austin professor, Dr. David Gale, an advocate for the abolishment of capital punishment, who is convicted of rape and murder of another activist. He suddenly finds himself on death row. The film is told in flashbacks with a female reporter interviewing Gale.

    - Written by Anonymous
  • A man against capital punishment is accused of murdering a fellow activist and is sent to death row.

    - Written by Mathew Buck

Synopsis

A University of Texas professor of philosophy and capital punishment abolitionist, David Gale, is on Death Row convicted of the rape and murder of his best friend...

See full synopsis » (Warning: contains spoilers!)

See also

Taglines | Synopsis | Plot Keywords | Parents Guide

Contribute to This Page