Dead Man Walking
1995
*****
Director: Tim Robbins
Cast: Susan Sarandon, Sean Penn, Robert Prosky, Raymond J. Barry

An emotionally wrenching drama about a nun who agrees to help a deathrow inmate appeal his sentence. Carlito’s Way reminded us how good Sean Penn can be, but now he’s phenomenal. The same goes for Susan Sarandon who won an Oscare for her performance. Based on the book by Sister Helen Prejean C.S.J.