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Anatomy of a Murder

Not Yet Rated| 2 hr. 40 min.

Plot Summary
Semi-retired Michigan lawyer Paul Biegler (James Stewart) takes the case of Army Lt. Manion (Ben Gazzara), who murdered a local innkeeper after his wife (Lee Remick) claimed that he raped her. Over the course of an extensive trial, Biegler parries with District Attorney Lodwick (Brooks West) and out-of-town prosecutor Claude Dancer (George C. Scott) to set his client free, but his case rests on the victim's mysterious business partner (Kathryn Grant), who's hiding a dark secret.

Cast: James Stewart , Lee Remick , Ben Gazzara , Arthur O'Connell , Eve Arden , Kathryn Grant , Joseph N. Welch , Brooks West

Director: Otto Preminger

Genres: Crime drama, Mystery

Distributor: Columbia Pictures

Anatomy of a Murder (1959)

Release Date: July 1st, 1959|2 hr. 40 min.

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