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The Life of David Gale

3.7 of 5 stars 3.70  ·  rating details  ·  105 ratings  ·  5 reviews
David Gale, a Texas professor and advocate for the elimination of the death penalty, is falsely accused of the rape and murder of a fellow activist. He relates his story via flashbacks to a reporter visiting him on death row. Based on the original screenplay for the upcoming Universal Studios film, starring Kevin Spacey, Laura Linney, and Kate Winslet, set for release in D ...more
Paperback, 256 pages
Published January 28th 2003 by Onyx
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Victor Orozco
As far as storytelling goes it starts very fascinating but as it continues further it becomes an awful liberal slant on the death penalty and on our system of government.

Before watching the movie I was very lukewarm on the death penalty. Afterwards it only makes me enthusiastic for the death penalty. Reading this book makes me just as enthusiastic as the book is even worse. The author probably was encouraged to gather the thoughts of the director or screenwriters to life with their hatred over c
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Sarah
the worst movie ever made! Insulting to people on both sides
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Steve Woods
I really enjoyed this book, great characterisations and plenty of suspense...plus a whammy!
Marts  (Thinker)
Interesting story and movie starring Kevin Spacey
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