Murder in the First

Movie review by Sarah Wenk, Common Sense Media
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age 18+

Moving story of justice but too intense for kids.

R 1995 122 minutes

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Movie Details

  • In theaters: September 13, 1995
  • On DVD or streaming: September 13, 2003
  • Cast: Christian Slater, Gary Oldman, Kevin Bacon
  • Director: Marc Rocco
  • Studio: Warner Bros.
  • Genre: Drama
  • Run time: 122 minutes
  • MPAA rating: R
  • MPAA explanation: scenes of extremely graphic violence and torture, strong language, and sexuality
  • Last updated: October 26, 2022

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