Just Mercy (2019)
Directed by Destin Daniel Cretton
When an eighteen year old dry cleaning clerk Ronda Morrison is gunned down, pulpwood worker Walter McMillian is among the suspects charged and found guilty of her murder despite being nowhere near the scene of the crime. As he awaits execution, crusading young defense attorney Bryan Stevenson struggles to free him from death row, facing prejudice, corruption and open hostility at every turn.
- based on the memoir of the same name, written by Bryan Stevenson