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The Chamber
Directed by:
James Foley

Directed by James Foley, and written by William Goldman (screenplay), "The Chamber" (also known as "Ultimo appello, L'", "Kammer, Die") is a Drama/Thriller film, released on October 11 of 1996 in the USA . Chris O'Donnell is starring, alongside Gene Hackman, Faye Dunaway, Robert Prosky, Bo Jackson and Lela Rochon.

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Who directed "The Chamber":

The Chamber was directed by James Foley, an American director, actor, and writer.

Before directing The Chamber, James Foley had directed Fear, released in 1996, Two Bits (1995), Glengarry Glen Ross (1992), After Dark, My Sweet (1990), Who's That Girl? (1987), and At Close Range (1986). Since, he directed The Corruptor, released in 1999, Confidence (2003).

When was "The Chamber" released:

The Chamber was initally released in the United States on Friday, October 11, 1996. Also released on this day were The Ghost and the Darkness (dir. Stephen Hopkins), Hard Core Logo (dir. Bruce McDonald), and The Grass Harp (dir. Charles Matthau). This was twenty-three (23) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, June 20, 1997 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, August 13, 1997 in France; Thursday, June 05, 1997 in Germany; Friday, February 14, 1997 in Spain; Thursday, May 15, 1997 in Australia and on Saturday, June 07, 1997 in Japan.

What is the casting of "The Chamber":

At the casting of The Chamber we find Chris O'Donnell, previously seen in Batman Forever (1995) and Mad Love (1995); Gene Hackman (Extreme Measures (1996), The Birdcage (1996)); Faye Dunaway (Albino Alligator (1996), Dunston Checks In (1996)) [ more... ]

  • Nicholas Pryor and Robert Prosky also worked together in Hoffa, released in 1992.
  • Josef Sommer and Gene Hackman can both be seen in Reds, released in 1981.
  • Faye Dunaway and Gene Hackman also worked together in Bonnie and Clyde, released in 1967.
  • Gene Hackman and Robert Prosky also appeared together in Loose Cannons, released in 1990.

What is the Storyline of "The Chamber":


Having survived the hatred and bigotry that was his Klansman grandfather Sam Cayhall's (Hackman) only legacy, young attorney Adam Hall (O'Donnell) seeks to appeal the old man's death sentence for the murder of two Jewish children 30 years before. Only 28 days before Cayhall is to be executed, Adam meets his grandfather for the first time in the Mississippi State Penitentiary which has held him since his conviction in 1980. The meeting is predictably tense when the educated, young Mr. "Hall" [...]

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