The Juror

Synopsis: When Annie Laird is selected as a juror in a big Mafia trial, she is forced by someone known as "The Teacher" to persuade the other jurors to vote "not guilty". He threatens to kill her son if she doesn't commit. When the trial is over, he can't let her go...
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Director(s): Brian Gibson
Production: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
  1 win & 2 nominations.
 
IMDB:
5.6
Rotten Tomatoes:
15%
R
Year:
1996
118 min
294 Views


- I got him!

I did it. All right!

Chill out, Momba.

- He's right there.

- Don't get hit by the fist.

I'm gonna get him. You cannot run

from the wrath of Momba!

- Hey, Lainie. Is she here?

- Yeah, she's coming right out.

SOLD:

Mark Cordell. He's very polite,

but he can be intimidating.

He knows his sh*t. He does

Alice Aycock and Christy Rupp.

He collects for himself and friends.

and some big collectors.

- Like?

- Sato Makamoto. Bidi Karamora.

- My stuff's going to Japan?

- I don't know.

- You didn't ask him?

- Of course, but he gave me vague.

- And that was good enough for you?

- That, and a check for $24,000.

- Half of which is yours.

- God. do I need this.

Annie Laird?

Inez said you might drop by.

I bought some of your pieces.

I'm Mark Cordell.

- I've got a check in my bag.

- That's hardly what they're worth.

- How do you know me?

- Inez showed me your picture.

- Are my pieces going to Japan?

- That's likely.

- I'm not going to see them again?

- Not necessarily.

Do you have time for lunch?

I'm supposed to be upstate

by two o'clock for jury duty.

- I wouldn't want to make you late.

- Maybe just a quick bite.

- What was the first one?

- Let me see...

The very first.

When my parents split up, I stayed

with my grandmother. I hated it.

I made a model of a wild meadow.

I kept it under the bed.

Thorns were made out of staples.

A stream was made from tin foil.

I would reach under the bed...

I was afraid of the dark.

I would reach under and touch it

and dream I was there.

- And that's how you got started?

- Yeah. Were you afraid of the dark?

There wasn't much dark in my house.

We were a lot of kids.

I was the youngest.

It was a real madhouse. A zoo.

You want to know

where your pieces are going?

Do you know Japan? Contemporary art

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Ted Tally

Ted Tally (born April 9, 1952) is an American playwright and screenwriter. A graduate of Yale, he has received awards including the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay, the Writers Guild of America Award, the Chicago Film Critics Award, and the Edgar Award from the Mystery Writers of America. more…

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