Dead Man Walking

Dead Man Walking1995

Director: Tim Robbins
Stars: Sean Penn, Robert Prosky
Genre: Crime, Drama
Rating: R (Restricted)
Runtime: 122 minutes

Superbly adapted and directed by Tim Robbins from the nonfiction book of the same name by Sister Helen Prejean, this spiritually enlightened drama is too intelligent to traffic in polemics or self-righteous pontifications against the death penalty. … more »

Matthew Poncelet:
I like rebels. Some blacks is OK. Martin Luther King, he led his people all the way to DC and kicked the white man's butt.

Sister Helen Prejean:
You respect Martin Luther King?

Matthew Poncelet:
He put up a fight. He wasn't lazy.

Sister Helen Prejean:
What about lazy whites?

Matthew Poncelet:
Don't like 'em.

Sister Helen Prejean:
So it's lazy people you don't like.

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