G | | Drama, Family, History
A musical retelling of the American Revolution's political struggle in the Continental Congress to declare independence.
Charles Carroll of Carrollton was the only Catholic signer of the Declaration of Independence and the last signer to die, dying in 1832 at the age of 95. His cousin John Carroll was a Jesuit priest who, appointed Bishop of Baltimore, became the ... ...
Mr. Adams? Mr. Adams? Mr. Adams! Well, there you are. Didn't you hear me calling, Mr. Adams? You could have shouted down something, save me climbing up four flights. A man that likes to talk as much as you do, I think...
McNair: What do you keep coming up ...
There was no direct requirement for unanimity, only the understanding that a less than unanimous vote would indicate a divided America to potential allies.
The theatrical version has no credits at the beginning other than "Columbia Pictures presents" and the film's title. The Director's Cut and the extended laserdisc edition includes a main title sequence at the opening.