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Runaway jury / Regency Enterprises presents a New Regency production ; a Gary Fleder film ; screenplay by Brian Koppelman & David Levien and Rick Cleveland and Matthew Chapman ; produced by Arnon Milchan, Gary Fleder, Christopher Mankiewicz ; director, Gary Fleder.

Fleder, Gary. (Added Author). Koppelman, Brian. (Added Author). Levien, David. (Added Author). Cleveland, Rick. (Added Author). Chapman, Matthew, 1950- (Added Author). Milchan, Arnon, 1944- (Added Author). Mankiewicz, Christopher, 1940- (Added Author). Cusack, John, 1966- (Added Author). Hackman, Gene. (Added Author). Hoffman, Dustin, 1937- (Added Author). Weisz, Rachel, 1970- (Added Author). Davison, Bruce, 1946- (Added Author). McGill, Bruce, 1950- (Added Author). Piven, Jeremy. (Added Author). Searcy, Nick. (Added Author). Anderson, Stanley, 1939-2018 (Added Author). Young, Christopher, 1957- (Added Author). Steinkamp, William. (Added Author). Coates, Nelson. (Added Author). Elswit, Robert, 1950- (Added Author). Grisham, John. Runaway jury. (Added Author). Regency Enterprises. (Added Author). New Regency (Firm) (Added Author). Copyright Collection (Library of Congress) (Added Author). John Cusack, Gene Hackman, Dustin Hoffman, Rachel Weisz, Bruce Davison, Bruce McGill, Jeremy Piven, Nick Searcy. (Cast).

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (127 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen version.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2004]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Dual layer.
Based on the novel by John Grisham.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Bonus features: full length feature widescreen version: director commentary by Gary Fleder; deleted scenes with optional commentary; selected scene commentary; exploring the scene - Hackman & Hoffman's first scene together; off the cuff: lead actor commentary by Dustin Hoffman & Gene Hackman; 5 featurettes: making-of, acting, cinematography, production and editing; man on fire trailer.
Formatted Contents Note:
Special features: Anamorphic widescreen 2.35:1 -- Full-length audio commentary by director Garry Fleder -- Scene-specific commentary by Gene Hackman and Dustin Hoffman -- Deleted scenes with commentary -- 5 additional featurettes (Acting, Making-of, Cinematography, Production design, Editing) -- Language: English 5.1 Dolby surround ; Spanish Dolby surround ; French Dolby surround -- Subtitles: English, Spanish.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music by Christopher Young ; music supervisor, Peter Afterman ; executive producer, Jeffrey Downer ; costume designer, Abigail Murray ; edited by William Steinkamp ; production designer, Nelson Coates ; director of photography, Robert Elswit.
Participant or Performer Note:
John Cusack, Gene Hackman, Dustin Hoffman, Rachel Weisz, Bruce Davison, Bruce McGill, Jeremy Piven, Nick Searcy.
Summary, etc.:
After a man dies in a shooting incident, his wife files a lawsuit against the company that manufactured the gun. Her lawyer argues that the firm in question knew the shop which sold the weapon was not following federal regulations. As the case goes to trial, the firearm manufacturer takes no chances on the outcome, and they hire Rankin Fitch, a "jury consultant" who makes it his business to see that he knows enough about the jurors to be able to guarantee the result of the trial.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for violence, language and thematic elements.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1; NTSC; 5.1 Dolby Digital; Dolby surround; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation.
Language Note:
English, dubbed French, dubbed Spanish dialogue, English subtitles, Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Jurors > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Films for the hearing impaired.

Available copies

  • 33 of 35 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Caruthersville Public. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Caruthersville Public Library.


  • 1 current hold with 35 total copies.

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