About the film
prison rape nun socially deprived family penalty death penalty despair death row therapist self-discovery prison cell court case death sentence doomed man sentence lethal injection forgiveness charity mercy petition rage and hate unsociability right and justice court cowardliness
Dead Man Walking
Release Date: December 29, 1995
|Production Companies||:||Havoc, PolyGram Filmed Entertainment, Working Title Films|
|Producers||:||Tim Robbins, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Rudd Simmons, Rudd Simmons, Jon Kilik, Douglas Aibel, Allan F. Nicholls, Jane Frazer, Mark Seldis, R.A. White, Barbara Heller, David H. Kramer, Jordan Beswick, Michele Giordano, Mindy Sheldon, Nancy Kriegel, Rashid Chinchanwala, Dana A. Hanby, Lys Hopper, Cynthia Carriere, Shawna Starkman, Sallie Jones Arata, Chris Gilmer, Bonnie Friedman|
|Writers||:||Tim Robbins, Helen Prejean|
A justice drama based on a true story about a man on death row who, in his last days, forms a strong relationship with a nun who teaches him forgiveness and gives him spirituality, as she accompanies him to his execution.