We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Click here for more information.
AcceptReject

Beautiful, interesting, incredible cinema.

See what’s playing
7.7
/10
294 Ratings

MR. DEATH: THE RISE AND FALL OF FRED A. LEUCHTER, JR.

Trailer
Directed by Errol Morris
United States, United Kingdom, 1999
Documentary

Synopsis

Fred A. Leuchter, Jr., an engineer from Malden, Mass. decided to become the Florence Nightengale of Death Row — a humanitarian whose mission was to design and repair, electric chairs, lethal injection systems, gallows and gas chambers.

Synopsis

Fred A. Leuchter, Jr., an engineer from Malden, Mass. decided to become the Florence Nightengale of Death Row — a humanitarian whose mission was to design and repair, electric chairs, lethal injection systems, gallows and gas chambers.

Trailer
Mr. Death: The Rise and Fall of Fred A. Leuchter, Jr.Directed byErrol Morris

Showing as part of

  • Loading...
  • Loading...
  • Loading...
  • Loading...

Awards & Festivals

Show all (12)
Berlin International Film Festival
2000
Directors Guild of America
2000 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary
New York Film Critics Circle Awards
1999 | 2nd place: Best Non-Fiction Film

Related films