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Conviction

Rating:R (for language and some violent images)
Genre:Drama
Release Date:October 15, 2010
Running time:107 minutes
Cast:Sam Rockwell, Hilary Swank, Juliette Lewis, Minnie Driver, Clea DuVall
Director:Tony Goldwyn
Producer:Andrew Sugerman
Writer:Pamela Gray
Distributor:Fox Searchlight

Web Site: http://www.foxsearchlight.com/conviction/

Description: "Conviction" is the inspirational true story of a sister's unwavering devotion to her brother. When Betty Anne Waters' older brother Kenny is arrested for murder and sentenced to life in 1983, Betty Anne, a Massachusetts wife and mother of two, dedicates her life to overturning the murder conviction. Convinced that her brother is innocent, Betty Anne puts herself through high school, college and, finally, law school in an 18-year quest to free Kenny. Belief in her brother -- and her quest for the truth -- pushes Betty Anne and her team to uncover the facts and utilize DNA evidence with the hope of exonerating Kenny.

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