A Lesson Before Dying

1999 PG-13 1h 41m DVD

A Lesson Before Dying

1999 PG-13 1h 41m DVD
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When a young black man (Mekhi Phifer) is wrongly condemned for the murder of a white man, his family convinces a trusted schoolteacher (Don Cheadle) to visit him daily. In the process, both men learn lessons about the never-ending struggle for human dignity. Based on the prize-winning novel by Ernest J. Gaines, this moving story of racism and redemption in the Deep South received an Emmy for Outstanding Made for Television Movie.
Full Screen 1.33:1
English, Spanish (Neutral), French
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround, Spanish (Neutral): Dolby Digital Mono
PG-13 - Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Parents are urged to be cautious. Some material may be inappropriate for pre-teenagers.
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