Release date:March 4, 2009

Studio:Sony Pictures Classics

Director:Nikita Mikhalkov

MPAA Rating:PG-13 (for violent images, disturbing content, thematic material, brief sexual and drug references,


Starring:Nikita Mikhalkov, Sergey Makovetsky, Sergey Garmash, Alexy Petrenko, Valentin Graft, Yury Stoyanov, Mikhail Efremov, Sergey Gazarov, Alexander Adabashian, Victor Verzhbitsky, Alexey Gorbunov, Roman Madianov, Sergey Artsybashev

Genre:Drama, Thriller, Comedy, War

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Plot Summary:

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.