An abused 15 year old is charged with a murder that carries the death penalty in this fact-based story.
They were young, in love and wanted for murder.
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and Juliette Lewis
started dating while shooting this film in 1989. Lewis was 16 years old while Pitt was 26 when their relationship began. They worked together again in Kalifornia
(1993). The relationship ended in 1993, after four years. See more
The movie is set in Oklahoma. Several references are made to execution in the gas chamber. Oklahoma has never used the gas chamber for executions. Electrocution was used from statehood (the first in 1915) until 1966, using an electric chair, "Old Sparky". Since 1977, the prescribed method is lethal injection. See more
D.A. Mark Calhoun
Lots of kids with lives like Amanda grow up to become doctors. Now she made a choice. I don't want to see anybody die.
Written by Alex Call
Performed by Huey Lewis & The News
(as Huey Lewis and The News)
Courtesy of Chrysalis Records and Lew-Bob Songs See more