12 Angry Men

12 Angry Men (1957)

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

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 1957-03-25
  • User Rating: 8.3/10 from 2268 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 36min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: United Artists
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Sidney Lumet
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Summary

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.

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  • Henry Fonda

    as Juror 8
  • Martin Balsam

    as Juror 1
  • John Fiedler

    as Juror 2
  • Lee J. Cobb

    as Juror 3
  • E.G. Marshall

    as Juror 4
  • Jack Klugman

    as Juror 5
  • Edward Binns

    as Juror 6
  • Jack Warden

    as Juror 7
  • Joseph Sweeney

    as Juror 9
  • Ed Begley

    as Juror 10
  • George Voskovec

    as Juror 11
  • Robert Webber

    as Juror 12
  • Rudy Bond

    as Judge (uncredited)
  • James Kelly

    as Guard (uncredited)
  • Billy Nelson

    as Court Clerk (uncredited)
  • John Savoca

    as The Accused (uncredited)
  • Walter Stocker

    as Man Waiting for Elevator (uncredited)
Directing Sidney Lumet Director
Writing Reginald Rose Screenplay
Production Henry Fonda Producer
Production Reginald Rose Producer
Sound Kenyon Hopkins Original Music Composer
Camera Boris Kaufman Director of Photography
Editing Carl Lerner Editor
Art Robert Markel Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Herman Buchman Makeup Artist
Sound James A. Gleason Sound Designer
Writing Reginald Rose Story
Production George Justin Associate Producer
Directing Don Kranze Assistant Director
Sound Al Gramaglia Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Camera Muky Still Photographer
Camera Saul Midwall Camera Operator
Directing Faith Hubley Script Supervisor

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