Twelve jurors are assigned to decide the fate of a young man who is accused of murdering his father. The evidence against him seems overwhelming, but one juror, played by Henry Fonda, is not convinced of his guilt. He begins to question the evidence and the testimony of the witnesses, and slowly but surely, he begins to win over the other jurors to his point of view. In the end, the jury votes not guilty, and the young man is acquitted. The film is a powerful exploration of the themes of justice, guilt, and the power of the individual. It is a reminder that even in the face of overwhelming evidence, it is important to keep an open mind and to never give up on the search for truth.

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Seven Angry Men (1955)

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Twelve jurors are assigned to decide the fate of a young man who is accused of murdering his father. The evidence against him seems overwhelming, but one juror, played by Henry Fonda, is not convinced of his guilt. He begins to question the evidence and the testimony of the witnesses, and slowly but surely, he begins to win over the other jurors to his point of view. In the end, the jury votes not guilty, and the young man is acquitted. The film is a powerful exploration of the themes of justice, guilt, and the power of the individual. It is a reminder that even in the face of overwhelming evidence, it is important to keep an open mind and to never give up on the search for truth.

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Cast
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Raymond Massey

John Brown
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Debra Paget

Elizabeth Clark
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Jeffrey Hunter

Owen Brown
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Larry Pennell

Oliver Brown
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Leo Gordon

Martin White
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John Smith

Frederick Brown
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James Best

Jason Brown
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Dennis Weaver

John Brown Jr.
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Guy Williams

Salmon Brown
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Tom Irish

Watson Brown
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James Anderson

Henry Thompson
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James Edwards

Ned Green
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John Pickard

George Wilson
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Smoki Whitfield

Newby
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Jack Lomas

Doyle
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Robert F. Simon

Col. Lewis Washington (as Robert Simon)
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Dabbs Greer

Doctor
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Ann Tyrrell

Mrs. Mary Brown
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Fred Aldrich

Harper's Ferry Townsman (uncredited)
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Rayford Barnes

William Doyle (uncredited)
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Gregg Barton

O'Neil (uncredited)
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Lane Bradford

Ruffian on Train (uncredited)
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Paul Bryar

Train Fireman (uncredited)
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Bill Coontz

Brown Follower (uncredited)
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Richard H. Cutting

Maj. Beckham at Harper's Ferry (uncredited)
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Sayre Dearing

Brown's Financial Broker (uncredited)
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Lester Dorr

Henry David Thoreau (uncredited)
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Richard Emory

Stevens (uncredited)
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Joel Fluellen

Heyward - Harper's Ferry Station Master (uncredited)
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William Hamel

Minor Role (uncredited)
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Don C. Harvey

Ruffian on Train (uncredited)
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Stuart Holmes

Brown's Financial Backer (uncredited)
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Selmer Jackson

Ralph Waldo Emerson (uncredited)
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I. Stanford Jolley

Kruger (uncredited)
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Gayle Kellogg

Young Townsman in Lawrence (uncredited)
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Don Kennedy

Militia Guard (uncredited)
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John Larch

Truce Flag-Bearing Sergeant (uncredited)
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John Lupton

Lt. Jeb Stuart (uncredited)
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Kenneth MacDonald

William Clark (uncredited)
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Hank Mann

Homesteader (uncredited)
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Donald Murphy

Hoyt - Brown's Attorney (uncredited)
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William Newell

Farmer Who Finds Body (uncredited)
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Leighton Noble

Merchant (uncredited)
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Robert Osterloh

Lt. Col. Robert E. Lee (uncredited)
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Dick Paxton

Drury Doyle (uncredited)
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Jack Perrin

Man Getting Baggage (uncredited)
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Jeffrey Sayre

Coroner at Brown's Hanging (uncredited)
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Mickey Simpson

Blacksmith (uncredited)
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Bert Stevens

Brown's Financial Backer (uncredited)
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David Wolfson

Drummer (uncredited)
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Barbara Woodell

Mrs. Doyle (uncredited)
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Al Wyatt Sr.

Overseer (uncredited)
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Carleton Young

Judge (uncredited)
Crew
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Charles Marquis Warren

Director
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Daniel B. Ullman

Writer
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Seven Angry Men

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