Disgusted with criminals escaping the judicial system via technicalities, an idealistic young judge investigates an alternative method for punishing the guilty. Written by
...Where justice is served with a vengeance.
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Did You Know?
The picture's closing credits declare that the film was dedicated "For George-Ann". George-Ann is the first name of George-Ann Spota who is the wife of the movie's director Peter Hyams
. The film references her last name with the naming of a character called Sergeant Spota (Robert Costanzo
) something which is a trademark of director Hyams. See more
After deciding to correct the mistake the Star Chamber has made, Judge Hardin is seen in his dark office. The lights are off except for the desk lamp he is using. The office door is open showing the adjacent courtroom where Judge Caulfield appears, calling Hardin. When Hardin exits his office, entering the courtroom, his office is brightly lit. See more
Dr. Harold Lewin
Look at the goddamn photograph.
Referenced in Like a Brother