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The Executioner's Song (2008)
(DVD)

Call Number DVD/DRAMA/EXECUTIONER'S


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Published: [Los Angeles, Calif.] : Hollywood, Calif. : CBS DVD ; Paramount, [2008]
Edition:  Director's cut
Description:  1 videodisc (135 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 6311202042 :, 1415734747, 9781415734742,
Language:  English


Based on Norman Mailer's Pulitzer Prize winning novel

Original version broadcast as a mini-series in 1982; director's cut, c2008

Tommy Lee Jones, Christine Lahti, Rosanna Arquette, Eli Wallach, Steven Keats, Richard Venture

Based on the true story of Gary Gilmore and the tragic chain of events which led him to commit two cruel and senseless murders. These crimes would eventually cause him to become the first person in over ten years to be executed in the electric chair. This "director's cut" combines elements from the 97-minute European theatrical release with the original 157-minute U.S. TV miniseries

Not rated; parental advisory: explicit content. This program is recommended for mature audiences only. It contains adult language and adult situations

DVD; region 1, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital, mono, NTSC

Emmy Awards, 1983: Outstanding lead actor in a limited series or a special (Jones)

Closed-captioned

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Additional Credits:
Mailer, Norman.
Jones, Tommy Lee, 1946- actor
Lahti, Christine, actor
Arquette, Rosanna, 1959- actor
Wallach, Eli, 1915-2014, actor
Mailer, Norman, author of screenplay
Schiller, Lawrence, producer, director
Film Communications
CBS DVD (Firm)
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)

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