Pierrepoint : The Last Hangman

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Pierrepoint: The Last Hangman

england biography hangman based on true story executioner capital punishment 1940s 1950s

Pierrepoint : The Last Hangman

Release Date: December 07, 2005

Year    :   2005
Slogan    :   «1940's England. When the world needed a hero, he gave them what they wanted. But history can be cruel.»
Genres    :   Drama, History
Production Companies    :   UK Film Council, Granada Productions
Director    :   Adrian Shergold
Producers    :   Christine Langan, Andy Harries, Paul Trijbits, Kate Rhodes James, Jeff Pope, Rebecca Eaton
Writers    :   Jeff Pope, Bob Mills
RunTime    :   98 mins.

Following in his father's footsteps, Albert Pierrepoint becomes one of Britain's most prolific executioners, hiding his identity as a grocery deliveryman. But when his ambition to be the best inadvertently exposes his gruesome secret, he becomes a minor celebrity & faces a public outcry against the practice of hanging. Based on true events.

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