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Top 10 Most Memorable Death Penalty Movies

In light of our recent Death Penalty report we asked you to tell us what you think the most memorable movie about the death penalty is. We are happy to say we were overwhelmed with submissions - Here are the top 10 movies voted for by you.

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5. The Stoning of Soraya M.

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A drama set in 1986 Iran and centered on a man, Sahebjam, whose car breaks down in a remote village and enters into a conversation with Zahra, who relays to him the story about her niece, Soraya, whose arranged marriage to an abusive tyrant had a tragic ending.

7. Let Him Have It

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In 1950s England, slow-witted Derek Bentley falls in with a group of petty criminals led by Chris Craig, a teenager with a fondness for American gangster films. Chris and Derek's friendship leads to their involvement in the true case which would forever shake England's belief in capital punishment.

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