This mesmerizing fact-based drama tells the story of a sensational British murder case that led to the abolition of the death penalty. John Hurt plays an illiterate man sentenced to die for the murder of his family, a crime actually committed by the genial-seeming-but-homicidal doctor living in the same building. Richard Attenborough, Judy Geeson co-star. 111 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.