The name "Kitty Genovese" became synonymous with urban apathy after news that she was stabbed to death while 38 witnesses did nothing. Fifty years later, her brother uncovers a lie that transformed his life, condemned a city and defined an era.

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Ratings and Reviews

5.0 out of 5
9 Ratings
9 Ratings

91% TOMATOMETER

  • Average 7.7/10
  • Fresh 53
  • Rotten 5

Critics Consensus: The Witness can't hope to truly untangle the true crime case at its center, but offers a series of fascinating -- and troubling -- insights in the attempt.

Information

Studio
FilmRise
Genre
Documentary
Released
Copyright
© 2016 The Witness Film, LLC

Languages

Primary
English (Stereo, Dolby 5.1)

Accessibility

CC
Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with addition of relevant nondialogue information.

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