Dead Man Walking (1995) (Movie)

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Dead Man Walking
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Dead Man Walking is a 1995 American crime drama film starring Susan Sarandon and Sean Penn, and co-produced and directed by Tim Robbins, who adapted the screenplay from the non-fiction book of the same name. Sister Helen Prejean establishes a special relationship with Matthew Poncelet (played by Sean Penn), a prisoner on death row in Louisiana, acting as his spiritual adviser after carrying on correspondence with him. Wikipedia


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Dead Man Walking is a member of the following lists: American films, English-language films, American drama films, Films featuring a Best Actress Academy Award winning performance, Films shot in New Orleans, Louisiana, Films based on non-fiction books, Legal films, 1995 films, Films set in Louisiana and 1990s drama films.

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Matthew Poncelet: I just wanna say I think killin' is wrong, no matter who does it, whether it's me or y'all or your government.


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Nominated for 29 Awards | Won 18

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