A Lesson Before Dying (1999)

In the 1940s South, an African-American man is wrongly accused of the killing a a white store owner. In his defense, his white attorney equates him with a lowly hog, to indicate that he didn't have the sense to know what he was doing. Nevertheless convicted, he is sentenced to die, but his godmother and the aunt of the local schoolteacher convince school teacher go to the convicted man's cell each day to try to reaffirm to him that he is not an animal but a man with dignity.

  • Joseph Sargent
  • Ann Peacock
  • Ernest J. Gaines
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  • Data lansarii: 1999-05-22
  • Vizualizari: 194
  • Tara: US
  • Limba: English
  • Durata: 101

Mekhi Phifer


Don Cheadle

Grant Wiggins

Lisa Arrindell Anderson

Vivian Baptiste

Dana Ivey

Edna Guidry

Cicely Tyson

Tante Lou

Irma P. Hall

Miss Emma

Brent Jennings

Reverend Ambrose

Frank Hoyt Taylor

Sheriff Guidry

Von Coulter

Farrell Jarreau

Elijah Kelley


Lisa Arrindell

Vivian Baptiste
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