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Dead man walking [electronic resource].

Robbins, Tim, 1958- (director,, screenwriter,, film producer.). Kilik, Jon, (film producer.). Simmons, Rudd, (film producer.). Robbins, David, 1955- (composer.). Sarandon, Susan, 1946- (actor.). Penn, Sean, 1960- (actor.). Prosky, Robert, 1930-2008 (actor.). Barry, Raymond J., 1939- (actor.). Ermey, Lee, (actor.). Smith, Lois, 1930- (actor.). Wilson, Scott, 1942- (actor.). Maxwell, Roberta, 1942- (actor.). Martindale, Margo, 1951- (actor.). Weston, Celia, 1951- (actor.). Heyman, Barton, (actor.). Sarsgaard, Peter, (actor.). Yager, Missy, (actor.). Krochmal, Jenny, (actor.). Black, Jack, 1969- (actor.). Abrahams, Jon, 1977- (actor.). Prejean, Helen. Dead man walking. (author.). hoopla digital. (Added Author). Directed by Tim Robbins. (Cast).

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 122 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Paramount Pictures, 1995.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Tim Robbins.
Participant or Performer Note:
Susan Sarandon, Sean Penn, Robert Prosky, Raymond J. Barry, R. Lee Ermey, Lois Smith, Scott Wilson, Roberta Maxwell, Margo Martindale, Celia Weston, Barton Heyman, Peter Sarsgaard, Missy Yager, Jenny Krochmal, Jack Black, Jon Abrahams.
Vocal soloists: Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Eddie Vedder, Gale Limansky, Amina Annabi.
Summary, etc.:
In an Oscar-winning role, Susan Sarandon portrays Sister Helen Prejean, a spiritual woman who embarks on a dangerous quest with a convicted killer and the profound changes it makes in her life. Confronted with the anger of the community and the private pain of his victims' parents, Sister Helen overcomes her own fears to fight for the life and soul of a death row inmate.
Target Audience Note:
Rated R.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Prejean, Helen > Film adaptations.
Capital punishment > Religious aspects > Drama.
Capital punishment > United States > Drama.
Murderers > Drama.
Nuns > Drama.

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