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Die Jury (1996)  link to Die Jury on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Nummer: 274

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IMDb-Bewertung:
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7,4/10 (112017 Stimmen)

Originaltitel: A Time to Kill

Land: USA, 149 Minuten

Filmsprachen: Englisch, Deutsch

Genre: Krimi, Drama, Thriller

Regisseur: Joel Schumacher

Handlung:
In Canton, Mississippi, 10-year-old Tonya Hailey is viciously brutalized by two white racist rednecks -- James Louis "Pete" Willard and Billy Ray Cobb. Almost immediately after Tonya is found and rushed to a hospital, Pete and Billy Ray are found at a roadside bar, where they had been bragging about what they did to Tonya. Tonya's understandably distraught and enraged father, Carl Lee Hailey, remembers a case from a year ago, when four white men raped an African-American girl in a nearby town, and got acquitted. Carl is determined to not let that happen in this case. While deputy Dwayne Powell Looney is escorting Pete and Billy Ray up a flight of stairs to a court room, Carl emerges from the building's basement with an assault rifle, and he kills Pete and Billy Ray for what they did to Tonya. Carl is later arrested at his house by African-American sheriff Ozzie Walls, and Carl is scheduled to be placed on trial. Despite the efforts of the NAACP and local African-American leaders to ...

Darsteller:

Matthew McConaughey Jake Tyler Brigance
Sandra Bullock Ellen Roark

Medium: Unbekannt,

Verliehen: Nein

Seitenformat: 2.35:1