Made for cable television remake of the 1957 classic about twelve jurors quick to condemn a Latino youth on trial for murdering his father before reviewing the evidence. Juror #8 holds out with a verdict of not guilty, thus setting the stage for arguments and reasons why or why not the boy may be guilty. Written by
Did You Know?
Ossie Davis, who played Juror Number 2, appeared in The Hill (1965) which was directed by Sidney Lumet, the director of the original 12 Angry Men (1957). See more
Several scenes in the jury room have Juror #12 (William Petersen) with a pair of sunglasses on his head, off his head, and back on his head again. See more
It's one of those open and shut things. They proved it ten different ways.