• Released
  • June 3, 2016
  • (Limited in NY 06/03 and LA 06/17)
  • 1 hr 30 min
  • Documentary
The Witness Synopsis
On March 13, 1964, Kitty Genovese was repeatedly attacked on a street in Kew Gardens, Queens. Soon after, The New York Times published a front-page story asserting that 38 witnesses watched her being murdered from their apartment windows—and did...
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Movie Reviews

By ekjack

The Witness: Kitty Genovese

By rmarino1717
What a great documentary and a tribute to someone we all have heard of, but really knew nothing about. She was the poster child for uncaringness in our society: stabbed to death screaming for help...


By Tedmeyer909
unexpectedly gripping and suspenseful. and a must-watch for anyone interested in the media....


By Eddie_Blue
At several points, I felt trapped in another person's personal obsession. Also, ignores the facts of the case to make a nonexistent connection to the myth of urban apathy. the one redeeming feature...


By heypurdy
Very boring. Doesn't go anywhere....

A little boring

By lsiebert
Goes on a little too repetitively and a little boring...