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Brother's Keeper

(DVD - 2003 )
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.
Brother's Keeper


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"Brother's Keeper tells the story of the "Ward Boys, " four eccentric brothers who shared the same dilapidated two-room shack for over 60 years. Living in isolation, without heat or running water, these elderly bachelors had virtually no contact with the outside world--until one was found dead in the bed he shared with his brother. By day's end, Delbert Ward "confessed" to suffocating his ailing brother as an act of mercy, but Munnsville believed Delbert had been framed. Was Delbert, an uneducated hermit with a low IQ, an innocent victim of police abuse? Was it a mercy killing--or was there another motive?"--Container.
Title: Brother's keeper
[videorecording]
Publisher: [New York] :, Docurama :, Distributed by New Video,, c2003.
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (105 min.) :,sd., col. ;,4 3/4 in.
Notes: Title from container.
"A heartwarming tale of murder."
True/False Film Fest entry, 2004.
Summary: "Brother's Keeper tells the story of the "Ward Boys, " four eccentric brothers who shared the same dilapidated two-room shack for over 60 years. Living in isolation, without heat or running water, these elderly bachelors had virtually no contact with the outside world--until one was found dead in the bed he shared with his brother. By day's end, Delbert Ward "confessed" to suffocating his ailing brother as an act of mercy, but Munnsville believed Delbert had been framed. Was Delbert, an uneducated hermit with a low IQ, an innocent victim of police abuse? Was it a mercy killing--or was there another motive?"--Container.
Local Note: 1 3
Additional Contributors: Berlinger, Joe
Sinofsky, Bruce
ISBN: 0767055381
Branch Call Number: DVD 364.1523 BRO
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Report This Apr 07, 2014
  • pigweed rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

I enjoyed this very much. It's frightening that sometimes some members of the legal/justice system let their imaginations affect their judgement. Interesting people. Beautiful farm land that I hope isn't growing houses now.

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