ave you ever been put in a spot where you face a group of peers and you need do to stand up for a principal? A 19-year-old man has just stood trial for the fatal stabbing of his father. "He doesn't stand a chance," mutters the guard as the 12 jurors are taken into the bleak jury room. It looks like an open-and-shut case—until one of the jurors begins opening the others' eyes to the facts. Tempers get short, arguments grow heated, and the participants become "12 Angry Jurors.
Adapted by Sherman L. Sergel. Based on the Emmy award-winning television movie by Reginald Rose.
Reginald Rose was an American film and television writer most widely known for his work in the early years of television drama, including 12 Angry Men, The Twilight Zone & The Defenders.