Dead Man Walking
Dead Man Walking
Directed By Tim Robbins
Screenplay By Tim Robbins
Cast Susan Sarandon, Sean Penn, Margo Martindale, Jack Black
Produced By Tim Robbins, Jon Kilik, Rudd Simmon
Film Editing By Lisa Zeno Churgin
Cinematography By Roger A. Deakins
Music By David Robbins

PolyGram Filmed Entertainment, Working Title Films


United States



Release Date

December 29, 1995


122 Minutes

Rating R
Distributed By

Gramercy Pictures

Budget $11,000,000
Gross $83,088,295
Based on Dead Man Walking by Sister Helen Prejean C.S.J.



  • Susan Sarandon as Sister Helen Prejean
  • Sean Penn as Matthew Poncelet
  • Margo Martindale as Sister Colleen
  • Robert Prosky as Hilton Barber
  • Lois Smith as Helen's Mother
  • Jack Black as Craig Poncelet
  • Celia Weston as Mary Beth Percy
  • Raymond J. Barry as Earl Delacroix
  • R. Lee Ermey as Clyde Percy
  • Michael Cullen as Carl Vitello
  • Scott Wilson as Chaplain Farlely
  • Roberta Maxwell as Lucille Poncelet
  • Peter Sarsgaard as Walter Delacroix
  • Missy Yager as Hope Percy



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