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American Tragedy
American Tragedy
Actors: Ving Rhames, Ron Silver, Bruno Kirby, Darryl Alan Reed, Nicholas Pryor
Director: Lawrence Schiller
Genres: Drama, Television, Mystery & Suspense
PG-13     2001     2hr 50min

Dramatization of what took place behind-the-scenes during the O.J. Simpson trial and the strategies of the defense. Genre: Feature Film-Drama Rating: PG13 Release Date: 9-JAN-2007 Media Type: DVD

     
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Actors: Ving Rhames, Ron Silver, Bruno Kirby, Darryl Alan Reed, Nicholas Pryor
Director: Lawrence Schiller
Creators: Lawrence Schiller, Barry Levinson, Jonas Thaler, Lynn Raynor, James Willwerth, Norman Mailer
Genres: Drama, Television, Mystery & Suspense
Sub-Genres: Drama, Television, Mystery & Suspense
Studio: Lions Gate
Format: DVD - Color,Full Screen - Closed-captioned
DVD Release Date: 07/31/2001
Original Release Date: 11/12/2000
Theatrical Release Date: 11/12/2000
Release Year: 2001
Run Time: 2hr 50min
Screens: Color,Full Screen
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 1
MPAA Rating: PG-13 (Parental Guidance Suggested)
Languages: English
Subtitles: English, Spanish, French

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Movie Reviews

Fabulous story of behind scenes activities in the OJ trial
09/23/2001
(5 out of 5 stars)

"This is a tape of the made for television movie about the behind the scenes activities of the defense in the OJ Simpson trial. This movie spares no one and paints a very unfavorable view of all the lawyers. The movie is based on Robert Cardasians (sp?) book. No one at the end of the trial has any doubt that OJ is the murderer or a violent person as evidenced by Johnny Cochrans comment to one of his colleagues after OJ becomes enraged with him "I was just glad I didn't have long blond hair". The defense often views Judge Ito as a dunce, laughing after he becomes outraged with their antics. The most interesting thing is the lawyers at one point realize OJ is in many ways smarter and more talented than all his lawyers at formulating strategy and getting a team to work together. However, OJ is portrayed as a very violent and dispicable individual."