My Guide
Social
Moods
Search
Close
  • Atmospheric
  • Biting
  • Bittersweet
  • Bleak
  • Captivating
  • Clever
  • Contemplative
  • Cynical
  • Disturbing
  • Emotional
  • Exciting
  • Feel Good
  • Gloomy
  • Humorous
  • Mind Bending
  • Offbeat
  • Rough
  • Scary
  • Sentimental
  • Sexual
  • Sexy
  • Sincere
  • Stylized
  • Suspenseful
  • Tense
  • Thought Provoking
  • Touching
  • Uplifting
  • Witty
  • Against the Odds
  • Ambition
  • Americana
  • Animal life
  • Artists and Showbiz
  • Athlete's Life
  • Chaos
  • Chases and Races
  • Cons and Scams
  • Couples
  • Criminal Heroes
  • Deadly Creature
  • Disaster
  • Dysfunctional Family
  • Fall in Love
  • Family Relations
  • Feminism
  • Fighting the System
  • Fish Out of Water
  • Friendship
  • Gender
  • Heroes
  • Human Spirit
  • Imaginary
  • Infidelity
  • Introspection
  • Law Enforcement
  • Legal
  • Life is a Bitch
  • Media
  • Mind Game
  • Murder
  • Nothing Goes Right
  • Obsession
  • Psychological
  • Rescue
  • Save the World
  • Serial Killer
  • Social Relations
  • Society
  • Space and Aliens
  • Starting Over
  • State Affairs
  • Supernatural
  • Teachers and Students
  • Terrorism
  • Uncover Truth
  • Undercover
  • Uninhibited Rivalry
  • Vampire
  • Vengeance
  • Violence Spree
  • Workplace
  • Youth
  • Zombie
  • Action
  • Adventure
  • Animation
  • Anime
  • Arts and Culture
  • Biography
  • Bollywood
  • Business and Finance
  • Comedy
  • Crime
  • Culinary
  • Documentary
  • Drama
  • Educational
  • Erotic
  • Family
  • Fantasy
  • Foreign
  • Game Show
  • Health and Fitness
  • Historical
  • Home and Garden
  • Horror
  • How To
  • Independent
  • Lifestyle
  • Martial Arts
  • Medical
  • Motor
  • Music
  • Music Concert
  • Musical
  • Mystery
  • Nature
  • News
  • Period
  • Reality
  • Religious
  • Romance
  • Sci-Fi
  • Science and Technology
  • Shopping
  • Soap Opera
  • Sport
  • Stand Up and Sketches
  • Talk Show
  • Thriller
  • Travel and Leisure
  • Variety and Entertainment
  • War
  • Western
  • 15th Century
  • 16th Century
  • 17th Century
  • 18th Century
  • 1900s
  • 1910s
  • 19th Century
  • 20s
  • 20th Century
  • 21st Century
  • 30s
  • 40s
  • 50s
  • 60s
  • 70s
  • 80s
  • 90s
  • American Civil War
  • Ancient History
  • Contemporary
  • D Day
  • Future
  • Gulf War
  • Middle Ages
  • Old West
  • Prehistory
  • Victorian
  • Vietnam War
  • World War 1
  • World War 2
  • Africa
  • Airplane
  • Airport
  • Asia
  • Australia
  • Bar
  • Battle Zone
  • Casino
  • Chicago
  • China
  • College
  • Countryside
  • Courtroom
  • Cross Country
  • Desert
  • Distant Planet
  • England
  • Estate
  • Europe
  • Farm
  • France
  • Germany
  • Haunted House
  • High School
  • Hollywood
  • Hotel
  • In the Woods
  • India
  • Indoors
  • Island
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Jungle
  • Las Vegas
  • Latin America
  • London
  • Los Angeles
  • Mars
  • Middle East
  • Moon
  • Mountains
  • New York
  • Ocean or Sea
  • Office
  • Outer Space
  • Palaces Castles and Temples
  • Paris
  • Prison
  • Resort
  • Restaurant
  • Roman Empire
  • Rome
  • Royal Court
  • Russia
  • San Francisco
  • Ship
  • Small Town
  • Spacecraft
  • Spain
  • Suburbs
  • USA
  • Underwater
  • University
  • Urban
  • Urban Ghetto
  • Village
  • Washington DC
  • White House
  • Wilderness
  • World Spanning
  • Boys' Night
  • Date Night
  • Family Outing
  • Girls' Night
  • Kids
  • Teens
  • Award Winner
  • Berlin Festival Winner
  • Blockbuster
  • Cannes Festival Winner
  • Classic
  • Controversial
  • Critically Acclaimed
  • Cult
  • Emmy Winner
  • Essential
  • Golden Globe Winner
  • Groundbreaking
  • Highly Acclaimed Short
  • Hit TV Series
  • Masterpiece
  • Modern Classic
  • Original
  • Oscar Winner
  • Prestigious Awards
  • Sundance Festival Winner
  • Venice Festival Winner
  • Comedy of Errors
  • Dark Humor
  • Dry Humor
  • Farce
  • Grossout Humor
  • Irreverent Humor
  • Satire
  • Screwball
  • Silly Humor
  • Slapstick
  • Verbal Byplay
  • All Star Cast
  • Archive Footage
  • Campy
  • Co-Hosting
  • Continuous
  • Debate
  • Ensemble Cast
  • Epic
  • Episodic
  • Fairytale
  • Film in Film
  • Gory
  • Gothic
  • Hosted
  • Interactive
  • Interviews
  • Live
  • Magazine
  • Multiple Stories
  • Nonlinear
  • On the Road
  • Panel
  • Reenactment
  • Saga
  • Stand Alone
  • Stories (articles)
  • Strong Female Presence
  • Surreal
  • Talky
  • Topical
  • Twists and Turns
  • Unscripted
  • Voice Over
  • Based on Article
  • Based on Book
  • Based on Comics
  • Based on Film
  • Based on Play
  • Based on Short Film
  • Based on Short Story
  • Based on TV Series
  • Based on True Story
  • Based on Video Game
  • Based on Web
  • Remake
Facebook Twitter feedback

The Life of David Gale, 2003

The Life of David Gale
Directed by: Alan Parker
Written by: Charles Randolph
Language:  English, Spanish
Country:  USA, Germany
Runtime:  130 min
MPAA Rating:  R
Share
More like it
Wish List
Log in Rate it!
IMDB 7.5

Profile of The Life of David Gale

The Life of David Gale can be described as disturbing, thought provoking, and captivating. The plot revolves around death row, journalism, and a false accusation. The main genres are drama, thriller, and crime. In approach, The Life of David Gale is serious and realistic. It is located in Texas. It takes place in contemporary times. Note that The Life of David Gale involves violent content.

Images and Clips

Kate Winslet and Gabriel Mann in The Life of David Gale (2003)
Kevin Spacey and Laura Linney in The Life of David Gale (2003)
Kate Winslet and Gabriel Mann in The Life of David Gale (2003)
Gabriel Mann and Kate Winslet in The Life of David Gale (2003)
Laura Linney in The Life of David Gale (2003)
The Life of David Gale

Summary

Gale (Kevin Spacey) is a Texas professor and anti-death penalty activist who, ironically enough, winds... more

Details

Language: English, Spanish
Country: USA, Germany
Release date: 21 February 2003
Runtime: 130 min

Cast and Crew

Kevin Spacey Kevin Spacey As David Gale
Laura Linney Laura Linney As Constance Harraway
20 titles | See All

More like: The Life of David Gale

<< Prev
Next >>
Movie True Crime True Crime (1999)
Movie Bordertown Bordertown (2006)
Movie Resurrection Man Resurrection Man (1998)
Movie The Riverman The Riverman (2004)
Movie Somebody Has to Shoot the Picture Somebody Has to Shoot the Picture (1990)
Movie Cronicas Cronicas (2004)
Movie I Want to Live I Want to Live (1983)
Movie Who Killed Atlanta's Children? Who Killed Atlanta's Children? (2000)
Movie Kandidaten Kandidaten (2008)
Movie Return to Paradise Return to Paradise (1998)
TV Buried Buried (2003)
Movie Each Dawn I Die Each Dawn I Die (1939)
Movie The Confessor The Confessor (2004)
Movie Twenty8k Twenty8k (2012)
Movie Dress Gray Dress Gray (1986)
Movie The Interrogation of Michael Crowe The Interrogation of Michael Crowe (2002)
Movie Dunsmore Dunsmore (2003)
Movie The Constant Gardener The Constant Gardener (2005)
TV See No Evil: The Story of the Moors Murders See No Evil: The Story of the Moors Murders (2006)
Movie Girls in Prison Girls in Prison (1994)
Close
Log in Rate it!
|
S E |
4 reviews | See All

Critics Reviews

San Francisco Chronicle
By the end, it reveals itself as too pat, too absurd and -- as a polemic against capital punishment -- philosophically self- defeating.
Full review
by: Mick LaSalle
USA Today
Soon, the audience feels its own sense of despair -- for a movie that might have worked but didn't.
Full review
by: Claudia Puig
4 reviews | See All

Users Reviews

comment
09.March.2014 |  by: Sanja
5
Sanja rated this title
Definitely makes you think
I have to admit, I probably wouldn't ever have watched this if we hadn't watched this at school... But I'm glad we did. The whole film was very captivating and at the same time, disturbing. I've never approved death penalty and this definitely...
More
24.September.2012 |  by: Sari
8
Sari rated this title
Might disappoint you
This movie is against the death penalty, but the end product, does make people who are against the death penalty look bad in some ways. At the same time, the movie makes some good, if not obvious points, against the death penalty. I rated it highly...
More
04.April.2012 |  by: Matthew Smith
8
Matthew Smith rated this title
The Life of David Gale
When you want to prove your idea of justice, you will talk about it and try to convince others that you are right. Only a few people will go as far as the characters in this movie. A suspenseful movie that makes you think hard about the concept of...
More
22.September.2008 |  by: amit.alter
0
amit.alter rated this title
Review Review
Check-in Check-in
Log in Rate it!

Where to Watch it

On TV

Eastern
MOVIEHD (521)
12:05AM | 25 Dec

On DVD / Blu-ray

More Online Info:

Twitter Twitter
IMDB IMDb
Rotten Tomatoes Rotten Tomatoes
    Login with Facebook  
Close