Monday, 9 January 2012

Anatomy of a Murder (1959)

Paul Biegler (James Stewart) is a san diego criminal attorney of province who has not been reelected for the district attorney's post, and now one dedicates more to the fishing together with his friend Parnell Emmett McCarthy (Arthur O'Connell), that to his attorney's office. Nevertheless, it takes charge of the defense of a lieutenant of the military local base, Frederick Manion (Ben Gazzara), to order of his wife, Laura Manion (Lee Remick). The lieutenant is accused of homicide of the owner of a bar, who has violated Laura. Everything puts on Paul Biegler in against, so that he will need from all his intelligence and imagination to take it to good term.

This movie is an emblem in the cinema about laws and justice. It has gained several prizes, such as Academy Awards, Golden Globe, and from different magazines of the USA. Without doubts, it is a movie that must be watched for all attorneys and persons that are interested in these topics. It's a Classic.


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