Judgment at Nuremberg Poster

Release Date: June 6th, 2004

DVD Release Date: September 7th, 2004

Not Yet Rated|3 hr 6 min

Plot Summary
In 1947, four German judges who served on the bench during the Nazi regime face a military tribunal to answer charges of crimes against humanity. Chief Justice Haywood (Spencer Tracy) hears evidence and testimony not only from lead defendant Ernst Janning (Burt Lancaster) and his defense attorney Hans Rolfe (Maximilian Schell), but also from the widow of a Nazi general (Marlene Dietrich), an idealistic U.S. Army captain (William Shatner) and reluctant witness Irene Wallner (Judy Garland).

Cast: Spencer Tracy, Burt Lancaster, Richard Widmark, Marlene Dietrich, Maximilian Schell, Judy Garland, Montgomery Clift, William Shatner

Director: Stanley Kramer

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Roxlom Films Inc.

Keywords: Quest, Dark, 1940s, Judge

Awards

Winner Actor
Nominated Actor in a Supporting Role
Winner Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated Best Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated Costume Design (Black-and-White)
Nominated Actress in a Supporting Role
Nominated Actor
Nominated Directing
Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Nominated Promoting International Understanding
Nominated Best Motion Picture
Nominated Foreign Actor
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1961)
Nominated Art Direction (Black-and-White)
Nominated Film and British Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1961)
Nominated Cinematography (Black-and-White)
Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Nominated Foreign Actor
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1961)
Nominated Film Editing
Winner Writing (Screenplay - Based on Material From Another Medium)
Winner Best Director - Motion Picture