West of Memphis

8.2

West of Memphis
  • Amy Berg

  • 21 January 2012

  • Documentary

  • New Zealand

  • 8.2

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West of Memphis is an examination of a failure of justice in Arkansas. The documentary tells the hitherto unknown story behind an extraordinary and desperate fight to bring the truth to light. Told and made by those who lived it, the filmmakers' unprecedented access to the inner workings of the defense, allows the film to show the investigation, research and appeals process in a way that has never been seen before; revealing shocking and disturbing new information about a case that still haunts the American South.


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aandcbolt

Karma125425

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Great Film!23 October 2014

The film documents a terrible crime in the city of Memphis in 1993, where three boys were found dead. Their bodies were also mutilated and this was said to be part of a satanic ritual. The satanic element of the crime led the police to arrest three teenagers who became known as the West Memphis... more

Fellinifan

Karma35981

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A+

8.2 on IMDB ... why you may ask? (well 7.7 now)04 September 2013

Because it is as gripping a film as you are likely to see this year. It is a documentary about three young men (teenagers in fact) who are found guilty of a dreadful murder in 1994. Gradually it becomes clear to you, the audience, that they must be innocent. Certainly the lead singer of the Dixie... more

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