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Synopsis: In 1952 Ruby McCollum, a black woman, killed her white doctor in Live Oak, Florida after years of sexual abuse. The remarkable secrets and terrible truths revealed during her trial and incarceration haunted jurors and prosecutors for decades.




Not Rated



Run Time

88 minutes


Anita Davenport (Ruby McCollum (Voice))
Denise Durette (Ruby McCollum)
Reggie Brooks (Sam McCollum)
George Jacobsen (William Bradford Huie (voice))
John Sherman (Clifford LeRoy Adams)
Zondra Wilson (Zora Neale Hurston (voice))
William Nowell (Levergne Blue (voice))
Joe Lauck (Judge Hal Adams)
Shanessa Sweeney (Carrie Dailey (voice))
Tamara McMillian (Thelma Curry (voice))
Allison Worrell (Young Ruby)
Thaine H. Allison Jr. (Judge Hal Adams (voice))

Directed by

John Cork

Written by

John Cork

Produced by

Hilary Saltzman
Jude Hagin
Kitty Potapow

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