Citizen Verdict
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Citizen Verdict
Justice is turned into a game show, with life and death as the stakes, in this satirical drama. Florida governor Bull Tyler (Roy Scheider) is trying to ease the dissatisfaction of his constituents in the midst of a major crime wave by getting tough on wrongdoers, and television producer Marty Rockman (Jerry Springer) has offered him a high-profile way to do just that. Rockman, best known for his splashy reality programs, has come up with an idea for a new show -- "Citizen Verdict," in which an alleged murderer is tried in three hours on broadcast television, with the viewers voting… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Scenes seem slapped together and mismatched, performances vary from tight and sardonic to mopey and melodramatic."
‑ Rich Cline, Shadows on the Wall
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