1 videodisc (150 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
A murder trial brings a small Mississippi town's racial tension to the flashpoint. Amid a frenzy of activist marches, Klan terror, media clamor and brutal riots, an unseasoned but idealistic young attorney mounts a stirring courtroom battle for justice.
Originally released as a motion picture. Based on the novel by John Grisham.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired; filmed in English, optional French soundtrack; optional subtitles in English, French, and Spanish.
System Details Note
DVD; Dolby surround stereo; digitally processed.
The law in movies DVD collection.
Music, Elliot Goldenthal.
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