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Women on Death Row

 (5)
5.554min202216+
Less than 2% of the inmate population awaiting execution on death row are women. Peer into the lives of five of these women as they grapple with the challenges and horror of living in one of the most terrible places imaginable.
Directors
Sabrina van Tassel
Starring
Kay BessLinda CartyOliver E Diaz
Genres
Documentary
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio Languages
English
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Pierre Maraval
Studio
Prime Entertainment Group
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3.6 out of 5 stars

5 global ratings

  1. 48% of reviews have 5 stars
  2. 24% of reviews have 4 stars
  3. 0% of reviews have 3 stars
  4. 0% of reviews have 2 stars
  5. 29% of reviews have 1 stars
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Amazon CustomerReviewed in the United Kingdom on 22 September 2018
1.0 out of 5 stars
Don't waste your viewing time
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This topic has been tackled many times but this has to be the least engaging I have seen. This isn't down to the stories of the three women but the awkward and amateur journalism of the presenter who really needs to find a new career. Women on death row and their families have granted her interviews but she has done them a great disservice. She asks questions which make the viewer cringe and leaps from one story to another and the programme has no focus or point.
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georgia wilsonReviewed in the United Kingdom on 25 September 2018
1.0 out of 5 stars
Not interesting
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Quite a boring top line look at 3 women's death row trials. No real underlying message or dialogue and very odd questions when interviewing the women. "Have you ever wanted to end it" was a question positioned to all three women... not appropriate. Didn't feel like there was any real reason for the documentary to be made.
I'd give it a miss.
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James and JaneReviewed in the United Kingdom on 22 February 2019
4.0 out of 5 stars
Not many docs on women on death row
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Interesting with interviews
AlanReviewed in the United Kingdom on 22 December 2018
4.0 out of 5 stars
women
its great to see more crime or prison shows involving women
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