Just Mercy

Just Mercy (2019)

Every generation has its hero. Meet ours.

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From 717 Ratings


The powerful true story of Harvard-educated lawyer Bryan Stevenson, who goes to Alabama to defend the disenfranchised and wrongly condemned — including Walter McMillian, a man sentenced to death despite evidence proving his innocence. Bryan fights tirelessly for Walter with the system stacked against them.

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  • Michael B. Jordan

    as Bryan Stevenson
  • Jamie Foxx

    as Walter McMillian
  • Brie Larson

    as Eva Ansley
  • O'Shea Jackson Jr.

    as Anthony Ray Hinton
  • Rafe Spall

    as Tommy Champan
  • Rob Morgan

    as Herbert Richardson
  • Tim Blake Nelson

    as Ralph Myers
  • Drew Scheid

    as Linus
  • Steve Coulter

    as Judge Buren
  • Mary Kraft

    as Professor Bartholet
  • Rhoda Griffis

    as Judge Pamela Bachab
  • J. Alphonse Nicholson

    as Henry Davis
  • Karan Kendrick

    as Minnie McMillian
  • Tonea Stewart

    as Mrs. Coleman
  • Hayes Mercure

    as Jeremy
  • Lindsay Ayliffe

    as Judge Foster
  • Drew Scheid

    as Linus
  • Denitra Isler

    as Evelyn
  • Dominic Bogart

    as Doug Ansley
  • Tim Hooper

    as Charles Cooper, Office Manager
  • Andrene Ward-Hammond

    as Brenda
  • John Lacy

    as Bill
  • Michael Harding

    as Sheriff Tate
  • Ron Clinton Smith

    as Woodrow Ikner
  • C.J. LeBlanc

    as John McMillian
  • Elizabeth Becka

    as Mrs. Franklin
  • Kelly Mumme

    as Stella Taylor
  • Mallory Hoff

    as Alice Brooks
  • Kirk Bovill

    as David Walker
  • Terence Rosemore

    as Jimmy
Sound Jay Meagher Sound
Art Sharon Seymour Production Design
Art James F. Truesdale Art Direction
Production Gil Netter Producer
Production Carmen Cuba Casting Director
Costume & Make-Up Francine Jamison-Tanchuck Costume Design
Production Mike Drake Executive Producer
Production Michael B. Jordan Executive Producer
Editing Nat Sanders Editor
Art Maggie Martin Set Decoration
Art Peter Borck Art Direction
Writing Destin Daniel Cretton Screenplay
Directing Destin Daniel Cretton Director
Camera Brett Pawlak Director of Photography
Sound Joel P. West Original Music Composer
Production Asher Goldstein Producer
Production Bryan Stevenson Executive Producer
Writing Bryan Stevenson Novel
Sound Katy Wood Sound
Production Gabriel Hammond Executive Producer
Writing Andrew Lanham Screenplay
Production Daniel Hammond Executive Producer
Art Rita Ghosh Art Direction
Art Samantha Dick Art Direction
Production Charles D. King Executive Producer
Production Niija Kuykendall Executive Producer
Sound Onnalee Blake Sound