About the film
based on novel or book child murder based on a true story courtroom arrogance
Release Date: April 01, 1959
|Production Companies||:||Darryl F. Zanuck Productions, 20th Century Fox|
|Producers||:||Richard D. Zanuck|
|Writers||:||Richard Murphy, Meyer Levin|
Two close friends kidnap and murder a young boy and are defended in court by a renowned attorney who makes an impassioned plea against capital punishment.