The verdict
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Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2006.
DVD R-rated
Physical Desc
2 videodiscs (129 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.


General Note
Based on the novel: The Verdict / by Barry Reed.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1982.
General Note
Program notes on container insert includes background on the production history of the film, and short excerpts from both "Paul Newman : a Biography" by Eric Lax and the original theatrical press materials.
General Note
Special features (disc 1): Optional audio commentary by Lumet and Newman.
General Note
Special features (disc 2): "The making of The Verdict" featuring movie clips, production stills, and interviews with various cast and crew (9 min.); "Paul Newman : The craft of acting" an interview with Newman (9 min.); "Sidney Lumet : The craft of directing" interviews with Lumet, Newman (11 min.); "Milestones in cinema history : The Verdict" with notes and commentary on events before, during, and after the film's creation (22 min.); "Hollywood Backstories : The Verdict" AMC featurette with Lumet, Newman, Mason, Brown, Zanuck, Harris, film historian Leonard Maltin, biographer Elena Oumano (23 min.). ; stills gallery; "The films of Paul Newman" with the original theatrical trailers of "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" (1 min.), "From the Terrace" (3 min.), "Hombre" (3 min.), "The Hustler" (3 min.), "The Long Hot Summer" (3 min.), "Quintet" (2 min.), "The Towering Inferno" (2 min.), and "What a Way to Go" (3 min.); "The Verdict" theatrical release trailer (2 min.)
General Note
"Dual layer"--Container.
Creation/Production Credits
Music, Johnny Mandel ; film editor, Peter Frank ; director of photography, Andrzej Bartkowiak.
Paul Newman, Charlotte Rampling, Jack Warden, James Mason, Milo O'Shea, Lindsay Crouse, Edward Binns, Julie Bovasso.
An alcoholic, failed attorney is reduced to ambulance chasing. A friend gives him a supposedly easy malpractice case which becomes a last chance to redeem himself and his career.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R.
System Details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital stereo (English)., Dolby Digital mono (French or Spanish)
In English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish; with optional English or Spanish subtitles.


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Zanuck, R. D., Brown, D., Harris, B., Mamet, D., Lumet, S., Newman, P., Rampling, C., Warden, J., Mason, J., O'Shea, M., Crouse, L., Binns, E., Bovasso, J., & Reed, B. C. (2006). The verdict (Collector's ed.; anamorphic widescreen format (1:85:1)). 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Richard D. Zanuck et al.. 2006. The Verdict. 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Richard D. Zanuck et al.. The Verdict 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2006.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Zanuck, Richard D., et al. The Verdict Collector's ed.; anamorphic widescreen format (1:85:1), 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2006.

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