Approved | | Crime, Drama
A jury holdout attempts to prevent a miscarriage of justice by forcing his colleagues to reconsider the evidence.
Nominated for three Oscars, the film lost out in all categories to The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957).
Man in corridor:
You did a wonderful job, wonderful job!
Judge: To continue, you've listened to a long and complex case, murder in the first degree. Premeditated murder is the most serious charge tried in our criminal courts. You've listened to the testimony, you've had ...
Many shots of the jurors' watches are inconsistent with "film time".
The credits only credit the jurors. All other actors in the film (judge, bailiff, accused, etc.) go uncredited.