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American Hangman (2019)

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An unidentified man posts a live feed on social media showing that he has kidnapped two strangers and intends to kill one before the day is out. His intention is to hold a capital "trial" ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Donald Sutherland ... Judge Straight
Vincent Kartheiser ... Henry David Cole
Oliver Dennis ... Lieutenant Roy
Paul Braunstein ... Ron
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Paul Amato ... Sgt. Adley
Matt Baram ... Mr. Brunelli
Dan Beirne ... Tom
Joanne Boland ... Stokely
Jamie Jacqueline Burns Jamie Jacqueline Burns ... Young Professional
Alexander Crowther ... Josh Harkridge
Charlie Ebbs ... Angry Neighbor
Jamaal Grant ... Tech #2
Parveen Kaur ... Kaitlyn
Kamilla Kowal ... Teenage Neighbor
Jason Manella Jason Manella ... ENG Cameraman
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An unidentified man posts a live feed on social media showing that he has kidnapped two strangers and intends to kill one before the day is out. His intention is to hold a capital "trial" online. As the authorities recognize what's happening, it becomes apparent that the online public is going to act as judge and jury.

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4 January 2019 (USA) See more »

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Good for a B movie
11 January 2019 | by garymathe-76173See all my reviews

Sutherland's appearance as the only A-lister is surprising but his performance is solid as always, while the rest of the cast is good considering they are virtual unknowns. The story is fairly unique and full of potential even if the execution is a bit silly. It brings up valid concerns about the justice system and social media, although for me it's a little too preachy. Verdict: Worth watching as long as expectations are kept fairly low.


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