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The Verdict
Director: Sidney Lumet (Dir)
Release Date:   17 Dec 1982
Premiere Information:   New York opening: 8 Dec 1982; Los Angeles opening: 17 Dec 1982
Duration (in mins):   126
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Cast:   Paul Newman (Frank Galvin)  
    Charlotte Rampling (Laura Fischer)  
    Jack Warden (Mickey Morrissey)  
    James Mason (Ed Concannon)  
    Milo O'Shea (Judge Hoyle)  

Production Company: Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.  
  Zanuck/Brown Productions  
Distribution Company: Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.  
Director: Sidney Lumet (Dir)
Producer: Richard D. Zanuck (Prod)
  David Brown (Prod)
Writer: David Mamet (Scr)
Photography: Andrzej Bartkowiak (Dir of photog)
Art Direction: Edward Pisoni (Prod des)
Film Editor: Peter Frank (Film ed)
Music: Johnny Mandel (Mus)
MPAA Rating: R
Country: United States
Language: English

Source Text: Based on the novel The Verdict by Barry Reed (New York, 1980).
Authors: Barry Reed

Copyright Claimant Copyright Date Copyright Number
20th Century-Fox Film Corporation 5/1/1983 dd/mm/yyyy PA159193

Physical Properties: Sd:

Genre: Drama

Bibliographic Sources:   Date   Page
Hollywood Reporter   24 Nov 1982   pp. 3-4.
Los Angeles Times   16 Dec 1982   p. 1, 6.
New York Times   8 Dec 1982   p. 24.
Variety   24 Nov 1982   p. 16.

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