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Rated PG-13: Parents Strongly Cautioned (Some Material May Be Inappropriate for Children Under 13) -- Rated PG-13 for violent images, disturbing content, thematic material, brief sexual and drug references, and smoking.
Released on:
March 4, 2009 (Wed)  (NY)

Distributors:
Sony Classics

Status: Released

Cast:
Sergei Makovetsky, Sergei Garmash, Aleksei Petrenko, Yuri Stoyanov, Sergei Gazarov, Nikita Mikhalkov, Mikhail Yefremov, Valentin Gaft, Aleksei Gorbunov, Sergei Artsybashev, Viktor Verzhbitsky, Roman Madyanov, Aleksandr Adabashyan, Apti Magamaev

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov

Screenwriter: Nikita Mikhalkov, Vladimir Moiseyenko, Aleksandr Novototsky

Genre: Drama, War
About the film:
12 characters – 12 truths. The story of 12 Jurors discussing a verdict to pass on an 18 year-old Chechen boy whether he is guilty of the 1st degree murder of his step-father – an officer of the Russian army. The film is thinks aloud about today’s life, about the need to hear the next of kin and help that person before its too late. The action of the picture unveils in one room - a gym adjusted for jury deliberations.
Rated PG-13 for violent images, disturbing content, thematic material, brief sexual and drug references, and smoking.
Box Office: Opening weekend: $12,042 (5 theaters) | Domestic Total: $125,120
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