Let Him Have It

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"The shocking story of an unbelievable miscarriage of justice."
  • R
  • 1991
  • 1 hr 55 min
  • 7.2  (3,385)

In England in the 1950s, Derek Bentley, a mentally-challenged young man, is hanging out with petty criminals who are up to no good. Gang leader Chris Craig has seen too many American gangster films, but Derek is too pliant and won't get rid of these friends despite his parents' warnings. When the gang's burglary caper ends in tragedy and Derek is put on trial, the title becomes a point of inquiry: What did Derek mean when he shouted "Let Him Have It"? Was it a plea for surrender or an incitement to violence? The court's conclusion shook England to the core.

Let Him Have It
Let Him Have It
Let Him Have It

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Description
In England in the 1950s, Derek Bentley, a mentally-challenged young man, is hanging out with petty criminals who are up to no good. Gang leader Chris Craig has seen too many American gangster films, but Derek is too pliant and won't get rid of these friends despite his parents' warnings. When the gang's burglary caper ends in tragedy and Derek is put on trial, the title becomes a point of inquiry: What did Derek mean when he shouted "Let Him Have It"? Was it a plea for surrender or an incitement to violence? The court's conclusion shook England to the core.

Let Him Have It is a 1991 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 55 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.2.

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  • Release Date
    1991
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 55 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.2  (3,385)