Film Details



JUDGMENT AT NUREMBERG
Release Date: 19 Dec 1961
Duration (in mins): 190
Cast:
Spencer Tracy (Judge Dan Haywood)
Burt Lancaster (Ernst Janning)
Richard Widmark (Col. Tad Lawson)
Marlene Dietrich (Madame Bertholt)
Maximilian Schell (Hans Rolfe)
Director:
Stanley Kramer (Dir)
Writer:
Abby Mann (Scr)
Producer:
Stanley Kramer
Stanley Kramer (Prod)
Distribution
Company:
United Artists
Production
Company:
Roxlom Films
AFI
Recognition:
NONE
Summary:
In 1948 Dan Haywood, an American judge recently defeated for reelection in Maine, arrives in Nuremberg to preside over the trial of several German judges accused of destroying law and justice to support Hitler's infamous mandates which took the lives of 6 million innocent people. From the moment the prosecuting attorney, Col. Tad Lawson, makes his emotion-packed opening statements, it is obvious that he is determined to obtain the maximum punishment for the judges. The defense lawyer, Hans Rolfe...