Penalty Phase (1986)

Penalty Phase




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Tony Richardson, who in his days of prominence directed the Oscar-winning Tom Jones (1963), demonstrated in 1986's Penalty Phase that the intervening years did not dim his talent in the least. Peter Strauss stars as a liberal judge, in the midst of a re-election campaign. Strauss has been under fire from his enemies for being too soft on criminals. He intends to prove otherwise while presiding over the case of a vicious mass murderer and rapist (Richard Chaves). Shortly after a guilty verdict is … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama
Directed By:
New World Television


as Judge Kenneth Hoffma...

as Leah Furman

as Judge Donald Faulkne...

as Susan Jansen

as Katie Pinter

as Mr. Hunter

as Nancy Faulkner

as Judge Von Karman

as Nolan Esherman

as Zach Hoffman

as Pete Pavlovich

as Miss Levine

as Clair Turnley
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