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The Killing of Mary Surratt (2009)

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Boardinghouse innkeeper Mary Surratt was tried, convicted and executed for conspiring to assassinate President Lincoln. Within two months of being charged with the crime she would be dead; swinging from the gallows in Washington D.C.

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Mary Beth Barber ...
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John Bingham
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Frederick Aiken (as Erik Sundquist)
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Sean Morneau ...
Ron Randolph ...
Rodger Sargent ...
Louis Weichmann
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Michael Lie Murphy ...
John Lloyd (as Michael Murphy)
Don Treco ...
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Jan Bullard ...
Fred Ray Sr. ...
Rick Barram ...
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Boardinghouse innkeeper Mary Surratt was tried, convicted and executed for conspiring to assassinate President Lincoln. Within two months of being charged with the crime she would be dead; swinging from the gallows in Washington D.C.

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2 August 2009 (USA)  »

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$9,000 (estimated)
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Great Short Film with no budget
2 April 2011 | by (Tucson, AZ) – See all my reviews

This film about the boardinghouse innkeeper Mary Surratt's unjust hanging less than 2 months after her arrest in Lincoln's Assassination is a good one. Considering the film had next to no budget, the writer/director, cast and crew do a remarkable job in telling the story in such a short period of time. The settings in Old Sacramento along with the costumes were superb. I'm sure if King had the same Hollywood budget that the new Redford film(with a similar storyline) had, he would give him a run for his money. An entertaining and educational short film taking a true story and adding the writer's perspective on how it MAY have happened.


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