- 1 hr 37 min
On March 11, 2005, Brian Nichols escapes from the Fulton County courthouse in Atlanta, during a trial for rape case. During escaping, he murders the judge presiding over his trial, Rowland Barnes, as well as court reporter Julie Brandau. He also shoots Sergeant Hoyt Teasley while escaping from the prison, and then Agent David G. Wilhelm at his home. Nichols then kidnaps a young woman, Ashley Smith to use as a hostage. Smith gets through this time inspired by Rick Warren's The Purpose Driven Life while Nichols searches for redemption.