Directed by Sidney Lumet. With Henry Fonda, Lee J. Cobb, Martin Balsam, John Fiedler. A dissenting juror in a murder trial slowly manages to convince the others that the case is not as obviously clear as it seemed in court.
TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD (1962). Gregory Peck as Atticus Finch. Mary Badham as Scout. Nominated for 8 Oscars, won 3. Life-Changing! Fiction that tells the truth. Harper Lee's 1960 novel won the Pulitzer Prize & is an American Lit classic. The plot and characters are loosely based on Lee's observations of her family & neighbors, as well as on an event that occurred near her hometown in 1936, when she was 10. Atticus Finch is an icon of honor and honorable conduct.