The Executioner's Song (1982)

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TV film based on the novel by Norman Mailer. About convict Gary Gilmore who was given the death penalty after being charged with the murder of two men. Gilmore insisted that the execution be carried out despite the objections of his family.

[Mini-series originally transmitted in 2 parts; a revised version also had some theatrical release outside USA].

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