(nominated) Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture: Tonea Stewart (nominated) Outstanding Youth ActorActress: Rae'ven Larrymore Kelly (nominated) 1996 Jupiter Award Best International Actress: Sandra Bullock (won) 1997 MTV Movie Awards Best Breakthrough Performance: Matthew McConaghey (won) Best Female Performance: Sandra Bullock (nominated) Best. Anthony Puccinelli gave the film one star, calling it " worthless saying: " A Time to Kill argues for vigilantism but disguises its message by making the vigilante black, allowing viewers to think their blood lust and thirst for revenge is actually empathy for the. (The jury finds. Enters Claire - the FBI agent in charge of recent murders, with corps being drained Vampire story that comes with a slightly different twist and lots of action. Though seemingly dejected and without hope, Jake gives his closing arguments and feels elated for the first time in a long while. Carl Lee Hailey : Ask if he thinks I should go to jail.
The story centers on the horrific rape of a ten-year-old black girl and a father s vengeance.
A Time to Kill Summary.
Outraged, Tonya's father Carl Lee shoots the two rapists as they emerge from their court hearing.
Carl Lee is charged with murder, and he enlists the help of his friend, Jake Brigance.
The idea that a father will protect his little girl, resorting to violence if necessary, is a commonly understood one.
We are on different sides of the line, I ain't never seen you in my part of town. Written by Juan Alvaro, Fatima Espela II, Parth Patel, Lizaveta Kahnovich, Dennis Simmons, Ray Von and other people who wish to remain anonymous.
Winston : No sir, good god-fearing Klan. This book is very close to a 4 star for me, and if you enjoy vampire thrillers just with a lace of romance in it, this maybe your book.more. Imagine the noose going tight around her neck and with a sudden blinding jerk, she's pulled into the air and her feet and legs go kicking. The protestors are actually successful, scaring off the Klansmen and even intimidating the all-white jury. Carl Lee is arrested. Indeed, as news the Grapes of Wrath: On American Dreams of the events that took place get out, the town of Clanton is inundated with the media. Jackson (nominated) 1997 Chicago Film Critics Association Awards Most Promising Actor: Matthew McConaghey (nominated) 1997 Grammy Awards Best Instrumental Composition Written for a Motion Picture or for Television: Elliot Goldenthal (for "Defile and Lament (nominated) 1997 Image Awards Outstanding Motion Picture (won) Outstanding Supporting Actor. Donald Sutherland as Lucien Wilbanks, john Diehl as Tim Nunley, doug Hutchison as James Louis "Pete" Willard. Jake Tyler Brigance : Your Honor, I believe Deputy Looney has earned the right to speak here today.