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The "Just Mercy," 2019, film is a true story based on Bryan  Stevenson's 2014 memoir, "Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption." The film follows attorney Bryan Stevenson (played by Michael B. Jordan) fight to overturn the wrongful conviction of Walter McMillian (played by Jamie Foxx).

Description
Runtime:    137 min
Rating:    Rated PG-13 for thematic content  
Official Site:    https://www.justmercyfilm.com/
Production:    Warner Bros. Pictures
Genres:    Biography, Drama 
Country:    United States
Language:    English

Theatrical Release Date:   December 25, 2019.
Home Release Date:    Apr 14, 2020


Director    Destin Dustin Cretton    
Script   Destin Dustin Cretton and Andrew Lanham     
Film based on Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson  
 
Principal Cast     
Adam Boyer    Prison Guard
Andrene Ward-Hammond    Brenda
Brad Sanders    Howard Stevenson Sr.
Brie Larson    Eva Ansley
Bryan G. Stevenson    Howard Stevenson Jr.
C.J. LeBlanc    John McMillian
Charlie Pye Jr.    Charlie The Tree Expert
Christopher Wolfe    Jim Wilkes
Claire Bronson    Mrs. Chapman
Damon Vance    Prison Guard
Darrell Britt-Gibson    Darnell Houston
Drew Scheid    Linus
Hayes Mercure    Jeremy
J. Alphonse Nicholson    Henry Davis
Jacinte Blankenship    Christy Stevenson
Jamie Foxx    Walter McMillian
Kirk Bovill    David Walker
Lindsay Ayliffe    Judge Foster
Marcus A. Griffin Jr.    Charlie
Michael B. Jordan    Bryan Stevenson
Michael Harding    Sheriff Tate
O'Shea Jackson Jr.    Anthony Ray Hinton
Rafe Spall    Tommy Chapman
Rhoda Griffis    Judge Pamela Bachab
Rob Morgan    Herbert Richardson
Steve Coulter    Judge Buren
Tim Blake Nelson    Ralph Myers

Producer     
Alana Mayo    Co-Producer
Asher Goldstein    Producer
Bryan Stevenson    Executive Producer
Charles King    Executive Producer
Daniel Hammond    Executive Producer
Gabriel Hammond    Executive Producer
Gil Netter    Producer
Jeff Skoll    Executive Producer
Jennie Lee    Creative Executive
Michael B. Jordan    Producer
Mike Drake    Executive Producer
Niija Kuykendall    Executive Producer
Scott Budnick    Executive Producer
Tami Goldman    Associate Producer

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