Justice at Cinema
Title: The Verdict
Director: Sidney Lumet
Actors: Paul Newman, Charlotte Rampling, Jack Warden, James Mason, Milo O’Shea
Screening: 22 de Julho de 2014, CASA GARDEN
Frank Galvin, an alcoholic and being depressed lawyer agrees to defend the victim of a case of negligence / medical error occurred in a prestigious Catholic hospital in Boston basically in order to regain self-esteem and professional dignity.
Despite the generous offer of a indmnização to settle the case amicably, Frank, after visiting the sick in the hospital, he realizes the gravity of the clinical situation of the patient refuses the compensation and decides to take the case to court.