The Runaway Jury
Published: 1996

Synopsis:

Every jury has a leader, and the verdict belongs  to him. In Biloxi, Mississippi, a landmark tobacco  trial with hundreds of millions of dollars at  stake beginsroutinely, then swerves mysteriously off  course. The jury is behaving strangely, and at  least one juroris convinced he's being watched. Soon  they have to be sequestered. Then a tip from an  anonymousyoung woman suggests she is able to predict  the jurors' increasingly odd behavior. Is the jury  somehow being manipulated, or even controlled? If  so, by whom? And, more important,why


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Wendell Rohr is a torts lawyer taking on the gun lobby. Rankin Fitch is the jury consultant for the Defendants and between them the battle is for the hearts and minds of the jury. But there is someone on the inside. Nicholas Easter is a juror with a girlfriend, Marlee, on the outside. they have a past ..... and their own agenda.

127mDirector: Gary FlederWriter: John Grisham (novel), Brian Koppelman (screenplay), David Levien (screenplay), Rick Cleveland (screenplay), Matthew Chapman (screenplay)Actors: John Cusack, Gene Hackman, Dustin Hoffman, Rachel WeiszLanguage: English, French, ItalianAwards: 1 win & 3 nominations.Genre: Crime, Drama, ThrillerFormat: movieUSA