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Pierrepoint: The Last Hangman (2005)

15 04/07/2006 (US) DramaHistory 1h 38m

1940's England. When the world needed a hero, he gave them what they wanted. But history can be cruel.


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.

  1. Adrian Shergold


  2. Bob Mills


  3. Jeff Pope


Top Billed Cast

  1. Timothy Spall

    Timothy Spall

    Albert Pierrepoint

  2. Juliet Stevenson

    Juliet Stevenson

    Annie Pierrepoint

  3. Eddie Marsan

    Eddie Marsan

    James 'Tish' Corbitt

  4. Simon Armstrong

    Simon Armstrong


  5. Ann Bell

    Ann Bell

    Violet Van Der Elst

  6. Tobias Menzies

    Tobias Menzies

    Lieutenant Llewelyn

  7. Nicholas Blane

    Nicholas Blane

    Governor of Strangeways

  8. Clive Brunt

    Clive Brunt

    Warder at Strangeways

  9. Cavan Clerkin

    Cavan Clerkin

    George Cooper

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Pierrepoint: The Last Hangman
Pierrepoint: The Last Hangman

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Original Language English

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