Film Details



12 ANGRY MEN
Release Date: Apr 1957
Duration (in mins): 90 or 95
Cast:
Henry Fonda (Juror 8, Davis)
Lee J. Cobb (Juror 3)
Ed Begley (Juror 10)
E. G. Marshall (Juror 4)
Jack Warden (Juror 7)
Director:
Sidney Lumet (Dir)
Donald Kranze (Asst dir)
Writer:
Reginald Rose (Story and scr)
Producer:
Henry Fonda (Prod)
Reginald Rose (Prod)
Distribution
Company:
United Artists Corp.
Production
Company:
Orion-Nova Productions
Summary:
At the close of a murder trial conducted in a New York City courtroom, the judge gives the jury its final instructions, reminding them that a guilty verdict will mean an automatic death sentence for the defendant, a Puerto Rican youth accused of killing his father. Once in the stiflingly hot jury room, Juror 3, a middle-aged businessman who is estranged from his own son, loudly proclaims that the boy is guilty and that all ghetto youths are criminals, while Juror 7, a fast-talking salesman, want...