Plot & Details
'The Chicago 8' is the true story from the notorious 1968 trial that resulted when seven leaders of a Vietnam anti-war movement, and a member of the Black Panthers, were charged with conspiracy to incite devastating riots in Chicago. Desperate to stop what they saw as an "immoral war", this group was ready to take on the establishment, express their freedom of speech by all means necessary, while paying a price for their actions.
- MPAA Rating: Not Yet Rated
- Genre(s): Drama
- Run Time: 89min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 09/04/2012
- DVD Release Date: 01/15/2013
- Director(s): Pinchas Perry
- Starring: Gary Cole , Philip Baker Hall , Orlando Jones , Danny Masterson , Mayim Bialik
- Themes: Lawyers,Fighting the System,Miscarriage of Justice
- Tone: Irreverent
- Keywords: Constitution, Vietnam, trial [courtroom]
- Country of Origin: USA - Limited (09-04-2012)
- Language: English