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

Nummer: 275

cover Die Kammer

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6,0/10 (11249 Stimmen)

Originaltitel: The Chamber

Land: USA, 113 Minuten

Filmsprachen: Englisch

Genre: Krimi, Drama

Regisseur: James Foley

Handlung:
Having survived the hatred and bigotry that was his Klansman grandfather's only legacy, young attorney Adam Hall seeks at the last minute to appeal the old man's death sentence for the murder of two small Jewish boys 30 years before. Only four weeks before Sam Cayhall is to be executed, Adam meets his grandfather for the first time in the Mississippi prison which has held him since the crime. The meeting is predictably tense when the educated, young Mr. "Hall" confronts his venom-spewing elder, Mr. "Cayhall," about the murders. The next day, headlines run proclaiming Adam the grandson who has come to the state to save his grandfather, the infamous Ku Klux Klan bomber. While the old man's life lies in the balance, Adam's motivation in fighting this battle becomes clear as the story unfolds. Not only does he fight for his grandfather, but perhaps for himself as well. He has come to heal the wounds of his own father's suicide, to mitigate the secret shame he has always felt for the ...

Darsteller:

Chris O'Donnell Adam Hall
Gene Hackman Sam Cayhall

Medium: Unbekannt,

Verliehen: Nein

Seitenformat: 2.35:1