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Martha Behind Bars (2005)

A dramatization of Martha Stewart's recent trial, and her subsequent five-month prison sentence.

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A dramatization of Martha Stewart's recent trial, and her subsequent five-month prison sentence.

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25 September 2005 (USA)  »

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L'ambition d'une femme  »

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The judge in the case Miriam Goldman Cedarbaum died on February 6 2016. Her obituary article " Miriam Cedarbaum, 86, U.S. Judge Who Sentenced Martha Stewart." is in the new York Times of February 7 page A19. See more »

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Prisoners: Bad girl. Martha was a bad girl. Bad girl, bad girl. Martha was a bad girl. Bad girl, bad girl. Martha was a bad girl.
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Follows Martha, Inc.: The Story of Martha Stewart (2003) See more »

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I Want to Live!
26 September 2005 | by (Dubai) – See all my reviews

CBS's schedule was thrown off by the football game last night, so I didn't get in on this from the beginning. And I have yet to see the first installment in the Martha saga. But I liked this made-for-TV movie well enough. There are a couple of scenes in the prison that make it worthwhile. I am thinking particularly of the ones in the mess room and those involving the Christmas decoration contest. The sweater her fellow cons present to Martha as she's leaving the prison is priceless. As an actress, Cybil Shepherd is far better suited to the scenes in prison than to those in the corporate boardroom, a thought she'd probably sympathize with. The supporting cast is first-rate. Don't expect to learn a lot about what makes Martha tick, but, if you like Cybil Shepherd, or Martha Stewart for that matter, this should interest you.


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