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Deadline (I) (2012)

PG-13
95 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

The murder of an African American youth in rural Alabama has gone unpunished, unsolved and uninvestigated for almost twenty years. But that changes when Nashville Times reporter Matt Harper meets an idealistic blue blood bent on ...See moreThe murder of an African American youth in rural Alabama has gone unpunished, unsolved and uninvestigated for almost twenty years. But that changes when Nashville Times reporter Matt Harper meets an idealistic blue blood bent on discovering the truth. Harper undertakes the investigation despite the opposition of his publisher, violent threats from mysterious forces, a break-up with his fiancee and his father's cancer diagnosis. Deadline is a story of murder, family, race, and of redemption - for a small Southern town and for Matt Harper. Written by Mark Ethridge See less
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Director
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Mark Ethridge (novel "Grievances")
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Willie Blanchard (as William J. Blanchard)
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Apr 13, 2012 (United States)

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Steve Talley
Matt Harper Matt Harper   See fewer
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Eric Roberts
Ronnie Bullock Ronnie Bullock   See fewer
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Anna Felix
Delana Calhoun Delana Calhoun   See fewer
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Lauren Jenkins
Trey Hall Trey Hall   See fewer
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Jeremy Childs
Walker Burns Walker Burns   See fewer
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JD Souther
Lucas Harper (as J.D. Souther) Lucas Harper (as J.D. Souther)   See fewer
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Darryl Van Leer
Reverend Young Reverend Young   See fewer
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Judge Buchanan Judge Buchanan   See fewer
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David Dwyer
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Clay Brocker
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Vanessa Brown Vanessa Brown   See fewer
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Larry Woods
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Emma Jean Thornton Emma Jean Thornton   See fewer
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Genma Holmes
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Denice Hicks
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Holly Allen
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Jacqueline Steele
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Ian Quinn
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Tania Peguero
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Jonathan Wolf
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Marc Allen
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4.8 / 10 | 395 votes