MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 20,488 this week

Die zwölf Geschworenen (1963)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  26 October 1963 (West Germany)
8.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.3/10 from 79 users  
Reviews: 1 user

Add a Plot

Director:

Writers:

(play), (translation)
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb: What to Watch - Boyhood

In the latest episode of IMDb: What to Watch, Keith Simanton talks with director Richard Linklater and actors Ellar Coltrane, Patricia Arquette and Ethan Hawke about their movie Boyhood.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 90 titles
created 22 Oct 2011
 
a list of 127 titles
created 6 months ago
 
a list of 638 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Die zwölf Geschworenen (TV Movie 1963)

Die zwölf Geschworenen (TV Movie 1963) on IMDb 8.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Die zwölf Geschworenen.

User Polls

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

12 (2007)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

12 jurors must decide the fate of a Chechen teenager charged with murdering his stepfather.

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov
Stars: Sergey Makovetskiy, Sergey Garmash, Apti Magamaev
12 Angry Men (1957)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

A dissenting juror in a murder trial slowly manages to convince the others that the case is not as obviously clear as it seemed in court.

Director: Sidney Lumet
Stars: Henry Fonda, Lee J. Cobb, Martin Balsam
Tolv edsvorne menn (TV Movie 1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: Tore Breda Thoresen
Die Geschworene (TV Movie 2007)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Director: Nikolaus Leytner
Stars: Christiane Hörbiger, Erwin Steinhauer, Hary Prinz
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
Heini Göbel ...
Erster Geschworener
Herbert Bötticher ...
Zweiter Geschworener
Siegfried Lowitz ...
Dritter Geschworener
Ernst Fritz Fürbringer ...
Vierter Geschworener
Wolfgang Weiser ...
Fünfter Geschworener
Ralf Wolter ...
Sechster Geschworener
Mario Adorf ...
Siebenter Geschworener
Robert Graf ...
Achter Geschworener
Walter Rilla ...
Neunter Geschworener
Karl-Georg Saebisch ...
Zehnter Geschworener
Josef Schaper ...
Elfter Geschworener
Lukas Ammann ...
Zwölfter Geschworener
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

26 October 1963 (West Germany)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Version of Ek Ruka Hua Faisla (1986) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Quite an exciting film
16 May 2007 | by (Berlin, Germany) – See all my reviews

I certainly would not have watched this film if I had not known the original, the ingenious "12 Angry Men", directed by Sidney Lumet. This German TV film was made only six years later and it is almost as great as the original, mostly because of the wonderful cast, minor changes in the script and because it focuses on one setting only: the room of the jury. This creates a claustrophobic atmosphere, which is needed to understand the tension between all the characters. As far as the cast is concerned, I liked Siegfried Lowitz, Mario Adorf and Ralf Wolter in particular, but the other actors gave convincing performances as well. By the way, there is another TV remake from 1997 starring Jack Lemmon and George C. Scott, which is not only in colour but in my opinion even more compelling than Sidney Lumet's film. But since the other ones are exciting, too, make sure you watch one of them.


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Availability? chocobos24
Discuss Die zwölf Geschworenen (1963) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?