Gideon's Trumpet

Gideon's Trumpet (1980)

  • Genre: Drama, Crime, History, TV Movie
  • Release Date: 1980-04-30
  • User Rating: 6.2/10 from 10 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 44min
  • Language: Deutsch
  • Production Company: Gideon Productions
  • Production Country: United States of America
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True story of Clarence Gideon's fight to be appointed counsel at the expense of the state. This landmark case led to the Supreme Court's decision which extended this right to all criminal defendants.

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    Writing Anthony Lewis Novel
    Directing Robert L. Collins Director
    Writing David W. Rintels Teleplay
    Production John Houseman Executive Producer
    Sound Joseph Weiss Music
    Camera Donald H. Birnkrant Director of Photography
    Editing Frank Bracht Editor
    Production Ramsay King Casting
    Art Edward C. Carfagno Production Design
    Art Donald J. Sullivan Set Decoration