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Conviction


Category: Biography
All Genres: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Release Year: 2010
Country: USA
Runtime: 107
Rating: 8.6 (0)
Languages: English
Director: Tony Goldwyn
Sound: SDDS, DTS, Dolby Digital, Dolby SR
Taglines:

  • An extraordinary journey of how far we go to fight for our family.
  • The incredible true story of Betty Anne Waters

  • Writing by: Pamela Gray – (written by)

    Produced by: Markus Barmettler – executive producer
    Anthony Callie – executive producer
    Ed Cathell III – co-producer
    Dama Claire – co-producer
    Tony Goldwyn – producer
    Andrew S. Karsch – producer
    Alwyn Kushner – executive producer
    Myles Nestel – executive producer
    Tim Smith – executive producer
    Andrew Sugerman – producer
    Hilary Swank – executive producer

    Cast: Hilary Swank – Betty Anne Waters
    Sam Rockwell – Kenny Waters
    Thomas D. Mahard – Law Professor (as Thomas Mahard)
    Owen Campbell – Ben
    Conor Donovan – Richard
    Laurie Brown – Law Professor #2
    John Pyper-Ferguson – Aidan
    Minnie Driver – Abra Rice
    Ele Bardha – Don
    Melissa Leo – Nancy Taylor
    Rusty Mewha – Desk Sergeant

    Music: Paul Cantelon
    Official Website: Visit Website


    Plot Outline:

    A working mother puts herself through law school in an effort to represent her brother, who has been wrongfully convicted of murder and has exhausted his chances to appeal his conviction through public defenders.


    Plot: Betty Anne Waters (Swank) is a high school dropout who spent nearly two decades working as a single mother while putting herself through law school, tirelessly trying to beat the system and overturn her brother's (Rockwell) unjust murder conviction.

    Movie Quotes:

    FBI S.A. Adam Frawley: This is the not fucking around crew so get me something that looks like a print because this not fucking around thing is about to go both ways.



    Crazy Credits: We know about 4 Crazy Credits. One of them reads:
    Charlestown's reputation as a breeding ground for armed robbers is authentic. However, this film all but ignores the great majority of the residents of Charlestown, past and present, who are the same good and true people found most anywhere.  This film is dedicated to them.

    Goofs: We know about 12 goofs. Here comes one of them:
    Continuity: Towards the end of the film, Frawley receives a note under his FBI antenna. A few shots later, the antenna is in a different location on the rear window.

    Trivia: There are 1 entries in the trivia list – like these:



    2 Comments

    1. Now that’s sutlbe! Great to hear from you.

    2. Walking in the presence of gaints here. Cool thinking all around!

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