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12 Angry Men Movie Review & Film Summary (1957) | Roger Ebert

In form, “12 Angry Men” is a courtroom drama. In purpose, it’s a crash course in those passages of the Constitution that promise defendants a fair trial and the presumption of innocence. It has a kind of stark simplicity: Apart from a brief setup and a briefer epilogue, the entire film takes place within a small New York City jury room, on “the hottest day of the year,” as 12 men debate the fate of a young defendant charged with murdering his father.

Source: 12 Angry Men Movie Review & Film Summary (1957) | Roger Ebert

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