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Hollywood shines in this adaptation of Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize winning book about an idealistic Alabama lawyer (Gregory Peck) who is asked to defend a black man (Brock Peters) accused of assaulting a white woman (Collin Wilcox). Told through the eyes of his children (Phillip Alford and Mary Badham), the movie shares lessons about prejudice and tolerance.

MPAA Rating PG
Theatrical Release January 18, 2038
Director Robert Mulligan
Cast Gregory Peck, John Megna, Frank Overton, Rosemary Murphy
Run Time 127
1962 Universal Studios

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