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Against the Wall (1994)

Against the Wall





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Representing filmmaker John Frankenheimer's return to the small screen, this made- for- cable- TV reenactment of the 1971 Attica prison riots is jam-packed with political and sociological implications. Seen through the eyes of an idealistic young guard, this movie avoids casting the participants in either strictly good-guy or bad-guy roles.more
Rating: R
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure, Television, Mystery & Suspense
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Written By: Ron Hutchinson
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On DVD: Oct 3, 2006
Producers Entertainment Group


Kyle MacLachlan
as Michael Smith
Frederic Forrest
as Lt. Weisbad
Anne Heche
as Sharon
David Ackroyd
as Kunstler
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Fantastic film. Haven't seen it in years, but I remember being very fond of it. Leave it to HBO to come up with some of the most interesting work in the last 20 years or so.

Tim Salmons

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Not one of Samuel L Jackson?s finer films, but not a bad storyline. Watchable, but not miss-able.

Lady D'arbanville

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