12 Angry Men (1957)

Poster for the movie "12 Angry Men"
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Poster for the movie "12 Angry Men"

12 Angry Men (1957)

PG 97 min - Drama - 10 April 1957

The defense and the prosecution have rested and the jury is filing into the jury room to decide if a young Spanish-American is guilty or innocent of murdering his father. What begins as an open and shut case soon becomes a mini-drama of each of the jurors' prejudices and preconceptions about the trial, the accused, and each other.

Director:  Sidney Lumet
Director of Photography:  Boris Kaufman
Original Music Composer:  Kenyon Hopkins
Writers:  Reginald Rose.

Storyline

The defense and the prosecution have rested and the jury is filing into the jury room to decide if a young Spanish-American is guilty or innocent of murdering his father. What begins as an open and shut case soon becomes a mini-drama of each of the jurors' prejudices and preconceptions about the trial, the accused, and each other.


Collections: Sidney Lumet

Tagline: Life is in their hands. Death is on their minds.

Genres: Drama

Details

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Language:  English
Release Date:  10 April 1957

Box Office

Budget:  $350,000
Revenue:  $1,000,000

Company Credits

Production Companies:  United Artists, Orion-Nova Productions

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 37 min

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