To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)

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Atticus Finch, a lawyer in the Depression-era South, defends a black man against an undeserved rape charge, and his children against prejudice.


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  • Gregory Peck and Harper Lee in To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
  • Gregory Peck in To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
  • Gregory Peck and Paul Fix in To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
  • Gregory Peck and Brock Peters in To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
  • Gregory Peck and Mary Badham in To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)

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Trivia

The Maycomb County Bank calendar in the background when Atticus throws a glass to Tom shows a 30 day month starting on Tuesday. June and September are the only summer months having exactly 30 days, but in September the children would have been in ... ...


Quotes

Mayella Ewell: I was sittin' on the porch, and he come along. Uh, there's this old chifforobe in the yard, and I-I said, 'You come in here, boy, and bust up this chifforobe, and I'll give you a nickel.' So he-he come on in the yard and I go in the house to get him...


Goofs

During the courtroom scene, there is a close-up of Atticus (at 1:12:50) seated at his table during the prosecuting attorney's questioning of Mr. Ewell. In this shot, the film image is reversed (Atticus' hair and the position of the spectators behind him reveal this). In this same shot, the light at the back of the courtroom is turned on; both before and after this shot, it is off. Actually, the light that is on in the close-up shot (at 1:12:50) is not the same light that is off in the wider shots of Atticus and Tom seated at the defense table (such as at 1:12:07). In the close-up shot the light that is on is five to ten feet from the double door court room entrance with no windows visible in the shot. In the wider shots, the light that is off is five to ten feet from a window with no doors visible in the shot. The close up was flipped accidentally or intentionally either "because" or "so that" the resulting frames more closely resembles the frames of the wider shots.


Crazy Credits

introducing / Mary Badham as Scout / Phillip Alford as Jem

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Genres

Crime | Drama

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