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Return to Sender is a 2004 film written by Neal Purvis and Robert Wade and directed by Bille August. It was also released on video under the title Convicted. The film stars Aidan Quinn, Connie Nielsen and Mark Holton.[1]

Return to Sender
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Directed byBille August
Written byNeal Purvis and Robert Wade
StarringAidan Quinn
Connie Nielsen
Mark Holton
Music byHarry Gregson-Williams

Aidan Quinn was nominated for a 2005 IFTA Best Actor in a Feature Film award for his performance. Quinn plays an unscrupulous attorney who is challenged by Nielsen, his latest client.[2]



Quinn's character, a jaded ex-lawyer, has been befriending and exploiting death row convicts and selling their final letters to the media.[1] While attempting to foster his relationship with Nielsen's character, he becomes convinced that she is innocent.[1]



On the review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes, the film has a 33% rating under the title Convicted [3] and a 39% rating under the title Return to Sender[4]


  1. ^ a b c Cameron-Wilson, James (2006). Film Review 2006-2007. Reynolds & Hearn. ISBN 978-1-905287-28-4. Retrieved June 27, 2011.
  2. ^ Cling, Carol (November 1, 2005). "'Star Wars' coda makes video debut". Las Vegas Review Journal. p. 1E. Archived from the original on 2005.
  3. ^ "Convicted (2005)". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved June 27, 2011.
  4. ^ "Return to Sender (2004)". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved June 27, 2011.

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