Loose remake of "12 Angry Men" is set in modern-day Russia, where a Chechen teenager is accused of murdering his Russian stepfather. Deliberating in a high school gymnasium that serves as a makeshift jury room, 12 people from various social and economic backgrounds--including a doctor, a racist cab driver, a TV executive, a musician, and a Holocaust survivor--will have to put their vast differences aside in the name of justice. Sergei Makovetsky, Sergey Garmash, Aleksei Petrenko star. 160 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: Russian Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English, French. In Russian with English subtitles.
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Foreign Film
- Nikita Mikhalkov
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Sergei Makovetsky, Nikita Mikhalkov, Sergey Garmash, Valentin Gaft, Aleksei Petrenko, Yuriy Stoyanov, Sergey Gazarov, Mikhail Efremov, Aleksey Gorbunov, Sergei Artsybashev, Viktor Verzhbitsky, Roman Madyanov