The Executioners Song 1982
Tommy Lee Jones
The Executioner's Song is a 1982 made-for-television film adaptation of Norman Mailer's 1979 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of the same name.The film is directed by Lawrence Schiller from a screenplay by Mailer.
The movie is about the final nine months of life of Gary Gilmore, beginning with his release from prison at the age of 35 after serving 12 years for robbery in Indiana. The book by Mailer is awesome.