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Redeemer (2002)

PG-13 | | Drama | TV Movie February 2002
A writer is touched by the story of a former Black Panther who seams to have been wrongfully convicted to life imprisonment 20 years ago. The writer decides to try to help the now middle-aged convict get exonerated.

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Graeme Clifford

Writer:

James Ricci
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Matthew Modine ... Paul Freeman
Obba Babatundé ... Charles Henderson (as Obba Babatunde)
Michele Greene ... Sharon Davidson
Bruce Dinsmore
Emily VanCamp ... Alana (as Emily Van Camp)
Tyrone Benskin
Eugene Clark
Chip Chuipka Chip Chuipka ... Elsworth
Benz Antoine ... Peanut
Cas Anvar ... Trini
Roland Rothchild Roland Rothchild ... Desmond
Christian Paul ... Kendall
Vlasta Vrana ... Edward Chase
Frank Fontaine ... Det. Witkowski
Thos. Vant Phillips Thos. Vant Phillips ... Greystone (as Thomas Vant Phillips)
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A writer is touched by the story of a former Black Panther who seams to have been wrongfully convicted to life imprisonment 20 years ago. The writer decides to try to help the now middle-aged convict get exonerated.

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English

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February 2002 (USA) See more »

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Writer helps rehabilitated convict regain his freedom
23 June 2002 | by EwiSee all my reviews

A writer comes to teach a creative writing class in a prison hoping to find a story for his next best seller. Instead, he finds a fluent ex black panther that has been serving a long time, 20 years since a man was accidentally shot dead during a break in.

In order to help the convict out of jail, the writer must first help the victim's sister set herself free from the metaphorical prison she's been locking herself in for the last 20 years.

The movie is better than the average American TV drama.


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