12 Angry Men

by Mona

The History of 12 Angry Men

12 Angry Men is a play written by Reginald Rose adapted in 1954.The play is a London production and it was based on a television show.In October 2004 it went to the American Airlines theater where it ran 328 performances.Rose also wrote several adaptions to the play before it became a movie in 1957. It won the 2005 Drama Desk Award for Best Revival of a Play.

12 Angry Men Summary

Twelve Angry Men is about twelve jurors who have to decide if a teenage boy is guilty of killing his father. All but one votes guilty. It is up to him to convince why the young boy is not guilty. But it is also up to the other eleven jurors why the boy is guilty beyond reasonable doubt.The votes must be decided together to reach a verdict.Who convinces who?Find out in Twelve Angry Men.

My Opinion of 12 Angry Men

In my opinion 12 Angry Men is a wonderful play and movie. I loved reading the script in class. I liked the play because of all the wonderful twists. And because juror eight sends a good message because he stood up for what he believed in and I respect that.