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At the Death House Door (2008)

An investigation of the wrongful death of Carlos DeLuna, who was executed in Texas on December 7, 1989, after prosecutors ignored evidence inculpating a man, who bragged to friends about committing the crimes of which DeLuna was convicted.
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Carroll Pickett Carroll Pickett ... Himself - Retired Minister
Steve Mills Steve Mills ... Himself - Chicago Tribune
Maurice Possley Maurice Possley ... Himself - Chicago Tribune (as Maury Possley)
Anne Ellis Anne Ellis ... Herself - Pickett's Daughter
Charlotte Hirschfelder Charlotte Hirschfelder ... Herself - Pickett's Daughter
Karel Henry Karel Henry ... Herself - Pickett's Daughter
Ed Garza Ed Garza ... Himself - Former Police Detective
Jim Willett Jim Willett ... Himself - Prison Museum Director
Roy Villanueva Roy Villanueva ... Himself - Inmate Choir Director
Rodney Smith Rodney Smith ... Himself - Former Inmate
Preston Rodrigues Preston Rodrigues ... Himself - Former Inmate
Fred Allen Fred Allen ... Himself - Shipping Broker
Steven Pickett Steven Pickett ... Himself
Rose Rhoton Rose Rhoton ... Herself
Dave Atwood Dave Atwood ... Himself
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An investigation of the wrongful death of Carlos DeLuna, who was executed in Texas on December 7, 1989, after prosecutors ignored evidence inculpating a man, who bragged to friends about committing the crimes of which DeLuna was convicted.

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Werner Herzogg wishes he could have made a documentary this good
22 August 2017 | by mmalmberg234See all my reviews

If you have never thought about the death penalty, this film will open your eyes to a very harsh reality we live in. It is an absolute must see. I have not seen a more moving film on the death penalty and I doubt I ever will. The first hand accounts of the people involved in the process is a fantastic way to understand the system that is in place and it's very real potential flaws. It's been years since I've seen it and I still think about it and remember some pets vividly. It will really stick with. I am crossing my fingers it will come to Netflix .


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