1 videodisc (approximately 186 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
American judge Daniel Haywood presides over the trial of four German jurists accused of "legalizing" Nazi atrocities. But as graphic accounts of sterilization and murder unfold in the courtroom, mounting political pressure for leniency forces Haywood into making the most harrowing and difficult decision of his career.
Title from container. Originally released as a motion picture in 1961. Special features: tribute to Stanley Kramer; "In conversation"--Maximilian Schell and Abbey Mann; "The value of a single human being" featurette; photo gallery.
English dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
System Details Note
DVD, Region 1, widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 1.0 mono.
The Law in Movies DVD collection
Director of photography, Ernest Laszlo ; editor, Frederic Knudtson ; original music, Ernest Gold ; costume designers, Joe King, Jean Louis ; production designers, Albrecht Hennings, Rudolph Sternad.
Spencer Tracy, Burt Lancaster, Richard Widmark, Marlene Dietrich, Maximilian Schell, Judy Garland, Montgomery Clift, Ed Binns, Werner Klemperer.