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Amanda Knox: Murder on Trial in Italy (2011)

TV-14 | | Crime, Drama | TV Movie 21 February 2011
Based on the events surrounding the murder of British student Meredith Kercher.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Vincent Riotta ...
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Raffaele Sollecito
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Meredith Kercher
Heather Cave ...
Deanna Knox
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Rudy Guede
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Patrick Lumbana
Clive Walton ...
Curt Knox
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Arlene Kercher (as Shoboo Kapoor)
Mimosa Campironi ...
Filomena Romanelli
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Detective Navarra
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Detective Alicastro
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Dr. Patrizia Stefanoni
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Ispettore Battistelli
Stefano Santospago ...
Lawyer Giordano
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Update: On Oct. 3, 2011, Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito were acquitted of murder on appeal in Italy. DNA experts determined the DNA on the so-called murder weapon was actually from bread crumbs (as in victim Meredith Kercher handling the bread and some crumbs ending up on the knife). Knox's conviction for slandering Diya Lumumba was upheld, though evidence came out that Knox had implicated the bar owner after 50 hours of interrogation without a lawyer present. As of Oct. 3, 2011, Knox's parents still face trial for slander for accusing Italian police of brutality and intimidation. Written by Gregory Marshall Smith

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21 February 2011 (USA)  »

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Beyond the Headlines: The Amanda Knox Story  »

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Trivia

The real Amanda Knox was acquitted of the murder along with Raffaele Sollecito on October 3, 2011. See more »

Quotes

Rudy Guede: [singining] Meredeth's friend... Meredith's friend... Wanna get high?
Amanda Knox: Yes!
Rudy Guede: [singing] Wanna get high?
Amanda Knox: Yes!
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Le Coeur
Performed by Djibril Kebe
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Pretty good
17 August 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This film was pretty well done. I do think they could have picked better people for some of the roles, but overall, good acting. Pretty good scripts and a good movie to sit down and engage yourself in. A good movie just to have on in the background while you're doing the dishes or cooking. This case is so fascinating to me, I really cannot say that it was a dull film. It was interesting the whole time and I felt I was part of the film. That I wasn't just watching, but I was connecting with Amanda Knox and feeling her pain. I cringe at some parts because they seem so painful to deal with. I give it a 7 because of these reasons, and because I know it could have been better.

  • Kelsy


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