Witch Hunt
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Witch Hunt
Academy Award-winner Sean Penn serves as producer and narrator of this documentary detailing the disturbing spike in child-molestation allegations and sex-abuse cases in the small California community of Bakersfield during the 1980s, and the rash of convictions that quickly followed. It was during the Reagan era that the citizens of Bakersfield began to grow concerned about law-and-order issues, eventually electing a new district attorney to crack down on crime. What happened next, no one could have foreseen. Almost overnight, seemingly well-adjusted individuals and happy couples were charged… More
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"It's the sort of documentary that can reduce a grown man to tears. I know because it certainly had that effect on me."
‑ Steve Rhodes, Internet Reviews
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