Pierrepoint: The Last Hangman

Pierrepoint: The Last Hangman Trailers

Original title Pierrepoint: The Last Hangman
Category Drama
UK Release Date
Production year 2005
Production Country
Directors Adrian Shergold
Cast Timothy Spall, Juliet Stevenson, Eddie Marsan, Simon Armstrong, Ann Bell, Tobias Menzies, Nicholas Blane, Clive Brunt, Cavan Clerkin, James Corden, Claire Keelan, Christopher Fulford, Bernard Kay, Maggie Ollerenshaw, Mary Stockley
Distributor

Synopsis

Following in his father's footsteps, Albert Pierrepoint becomes one of Britain's most prolific executioners, hiding his identity as a grocery deliveryman. But when his ambition to be the best inadvertently exposes his gruesome secret, he becomes a minor celebrity & faces a public outcry against the practice of hanging. Based on true events.