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Structured as a chronicle of the weeks leading up to Illinois Governor George Ryan's controversial decision to commute the sentences of 167 death row inmates, just two days before he was scheduled to leave office in January, 2003, this passionate documentary is really a coherent argument in favor of abolishing capitol punishment. Gov. Ryan was a long-time...read more

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  • Released: 2004
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Structured as a chronicle of the weeks leading up to Illinois Governor George Ryan's controversial decision to commute the sentences of 167 death row inmates, just two days before he was scheduled to leave office in January, 2003, this passionate documenta… (more)

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