True Crime

"Very Good"

True Crime Review


How'd I miss this one on the big screen? True Crime may have that feel of typical Clint Eastwood-self-promotion, but it is ultimately a considerably gripping meditation on the press and its role in the legal system. While elements feel a bit too much like Dead Man Walking, some excellent performances by Eastwood, Leary, and Woods make this a film worth watching. The story can be tepid and predictable at times, but overall it's a credible stab at crafting a legal thriller.


True Crime

Facts and Figures

Run time: 127 mins

In Theaters: Friday 19th March 1999

Distributed by: Warner Bros. Pictures

Production compaines: Warner Bros., The Zanuck Company, Malpaso Productions

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3.5 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 55%
Fresh: 22 Rotten: 18

IMDB: 6.5 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Producer: , , Richard D. Zanuck

Starring: as Steve Everett, as Frank Louis Beechum, as Barbara Everett, as Alan Mann, as Bob Findley, as Patricia Findley, as Warden Luther Plunkitt, as Bonnie Beechum, as Réverend Shillerman, as Dale Porthouse, as Michelle Ziegler, as Kate Everett, John Finn as Reedy

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