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Gosnell : the trial of America's biggest serial killer [electronic resource].

Searcy, Nick, (actor,, film director.). McElhinney, Ann, (film producer,, screenwriter.). McAleer, Phelim, 1967- (film producer,, screenwriter.). Segieda, Magdalena, 1982- (film producer.). Klavan, Andrew, (screenwriter.). Cain, Dean, (actor.). Turner, Janine, (actor.). Morris, Sarah Jane, (actor.). Beach, Michael, (actor.). Billings, Earl, (actor.). Petersen, Mark, (director of photography.). Quinn, John (editor of moving image work.). Zelkin, Boris, (composer (expression)). Mincey, Deeji, (composer (expression)). McElhinney, Ann. Motion picture adaptation of (work): Gosnell. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author). Dean Cain, Janine Turner, Nick Searcy, Sarah Jane Morris, Michael Beach, Earl Billings. (Cast).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 93 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : GVN, 2018.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Nick Searcy.
Participant or Performer Note:
Dean Cain, Janine Turner, Nick Searcy, Sarah Jane Morris, Michael Beach, Earl Billings.
Summary, etc.:
Kermit Gosnell is America's most prolific serial killer, but he was no obvious criminal. The abortion doctor was a pillar of his community, "an advocate for women's "reproductive health," and a respected member of Philadelphia's professional elite. His Women's Medical Society Clinic looked like admirable community outreach by a brave doctor committed to upholding women's rights. Meanwhile, inside the filthy building, Gosnell was casually murdering born-alive infants, butchering women and making a macabre collection of severed babies' feet. His accomplices in crime were a staff of dropouts, drug addicts and unlicensed medical professionals posing as doctors. Luckily, Detective Jim Wood, a narcotics detective, opened a drug case against Gosnell. What he found when he served his warrant left even the most grizzled members of the police force stunned.
Target Audience Note:
Rated PG-13.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Gosnell, Kermit, 1941- > Drama.
Physicians > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > Biography > Drama.
Abortion > United States > Drama.
Infanticide > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > Drama.
Physicians > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > Biography > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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