Shot in the Heart

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Summary: HBO Films presents the true story of two men torn apart by a tortured family legacy -- and brought together by a notorious execution, as the eyes of the world looked on. (HBO Films)


Runtime: 98 min
Rating: Rated R for language and some strong violence.
Production: Home Box Office (HBO)
Genres: Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Crime
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Mar 26, 2002
Director Credit
Agnieszka Holland Director
Writer Credit
Frank Pugliese Teleplay
Mikal Gilmore Book "Shot In The Heart"
Cast Credit
Amy Madigan Bessie Gilmore
Anne Kathryn Parma Wanda Brown
Ashley Edwards Alta Brown
Brett Fleisher Gaylen Gilmore
Elias Koteas Gary Gilmore
Evyn Clark Bessie (Age 12)
Giovanni Ribisi Mikal Gilmore
Kim Abunuwara Melissa Brown
Lee Tergesen Frank Gilmore, Jr.
Paul Wesley Gary (Age 15-22)
Reid Sasser Guard No 1
Rick Macy Will Brown
Sam Shepard Frank Gilmore, Sr.
Terry Beaver Richard Giaque
Trevor Gosden Mikal (Age 5-12)
Producer Credit
Barry Levinson Executive Producer
Irene Burns Producer
Jim Finnerty Executive Producer
Nina Kostroff-Noble Producer
Tom Fontana Executive Producer Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by:

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