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Inherit the Wind

Inherit the Wind(1960)

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Brief Synopsis

In the twenties, a schoolteacher creates a national furor when he breaks the law against teaching evolution.

Cast & Crew

Stanley Kramer Director
Spencer Tracy Henry Drummond
Fredric March Matthew Harrison Brady
Gene Kelly E. K. Hornbeck
Dick York Bertram T. Cates
Donna Anderson Rachel Brown
Elliott Reid Tom Davenport
Claude Akins Reverend Jeremiah Brown
Jimmy Boyd Howard
Noah Beery Jr. John Stebbins
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  PG Premiere Info:  World premiere at the Berlin Film Festival: 25 Jun 1960; London opening: 7 Jul 1960; American premiere in Dayton, TN: 21 Jul 1960
Release Date:  1960 Production Date:  Stanley Kramer presents
EB; AFI*; AFI-DVD
UCLA has VHS P-VA1038M plus 16mm;
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Westrex Recording System) Production Co:  Lomitas Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  126-127 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • A Classic Five Star Film; Historically Accurate.

    Ralph Emerson Benn 2013-12-17

    FIVE Stars! Spencer Tracy, Fredric March & Gene Kelly Were SUPERB. MORE>

  • The Wind is overblown

    Jeff Boston 2013-10-11

    This is a propaganda piece much more than it is a docudrama. MORE>

  • Powerful!

    RedRain 2013-03-02

    This is a difficult film to watch, as here we are nearly a hundred years after the Scopes trial and we are still fighting this same battle in our schools.... MORE>