The Verdict

Hosted by Ryan Marker

Thursday, June 12th: 7:30PM

As part of Vidiots continuing Auteur Series celebrating the great directors of our time. This month’s honoree is the great Sidney Lumet.

Lumet’s masterpiece The Verdict (1982) starring Paul Newman, Jack Warden, Charlotte Rampling, and James Mason. The courtroom drama garnered five Oscar Nominations including Best Picture and Best Screenplay for David Mamet’s adaptation.

A lawyer sees the chance to salvage his career and self-respect by taking a medical malpractice case to trial rather than settling.