Cruel and Unusual (2. Rotten Tomatoes. Georges Mihalka directs this psychological thriller about a serial killer who befriends an unsuspecting brother and sister who are still reeling from the death of their father. Adam Turrell (Tom Berenger) takes up residence in a small Oregon burg and pretends he is an English teacher currently writing his debut novel. He is actually a madman who is methodically selecting his next victim. Kate and Mike (Rachel Hayward and Tygh Runyan) must work past their grief and the trust they have developed in Turrell to stay alive. Cruel and Unusual is also known by the title Watchtower.
Cruel and Unusual Punishment. Justice Breyer Insists Death Penalty Is Cruel, Even When Supreme Court Won't. IMDb Founder Col Needham Reveals His Top 10 Favorite Films for First Time Ever (Exclusive). Title: Watchtower (2002) 4.7 /10. Want to share IMDb's. What exactly is a 'cruel and unusual punishment' within the meaning of the Eighth Amendment? Did the framers intend only to ban punishments-- such as 'drawing and. Cruel and Unusual Punishment. Such punishment as would amount to torture or barbarity, any cruel and degrading punishment not known to the Common Law, or any fine.
VIRGINIA (00-8452) 536 U. 2002–Decided June 20, 2002. Executions of mentally retarded criminals are “cruel and unusual punishments” prohibited. Rent Cruel and Unusual (2002) and other Movies & TV Shows on Blu-ray & DVD.