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Twelve Angry Men by Reginald Rose.

Twelve Angry Men

Title: Twelve Angry Men.
Author: Reginald Rose.
Genre: Fiction, play, legal, social justice.
Country: U.S.
Language: English.
First Performance Date: 1957.
Summary: The play centers on Juror Eight, who is at first the sole holdout in an 11-1 guilty vote. Eight sets his sights not on proving the other jurors wrong but rather on getting them to look at the situation in a clear-eyed way not affected by their personal prejudices or biases.

My rating: 5/10
Tags: 1950s - fiction, 20th century - fiction, american - fiction, fiction, legal dramas, plays, race (fiction), screenplay to book adaptations, social criticism (fiction)

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