Blu-ray

The Executioner's Song

Street Date:
August 1st, 2017
Movie Release Year:
1982
Studio:
Kino
Release Country
United States
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Genres:

Crime, Thriller, Drama

Starring:

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

Director:

Lawrence Schiller

Plot Synopsis:

Released from prison in 1976, Gary Gilmore attempts to go straight but ends up embarking on a robbery spree that culminates in two cold-blooded murders. Arrested and sentenced to be executed, Gilmore spends his final days as a poster boy for anti-death penalty activists. Adapted by Norman Mailer from his own book. Originally aired in two parts on Nov. 28 and 29, 1982. *Includes both the 135-Minute Director's Cut and the 188-Minute Television Cut.