Movie Trailer for Anatomy of a Murder (1959) starring James Stewart, Lee Remick, Ben Gazzara, Arthur O'Connell, Eve Arden, Kathryn Grant, George C. Scott, Orson Bean directed by Otto Preminger Movie Review

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Trailer for Anatomy of a Murder

Paul Biegler (James Stewart - Vertigo) is a rather humble lawyer who likes to live his life simply enjoying as much time as possible fishing. But on returning from one fishing trip he finds himself asked to defend Lt. Frederick Manion (Ben Gazzara - Road House) who has been arrested for the murder of bartender, Barney Quill who Frederick believes raped his wife Laura (Lee Remick). During the course of his research not only does Biegler discover that Laura is in fact not only attractive and flirtatious but also that Frederick has anger issues caused by uncontrollable jealousy. Despite knowing that he doesn't have a great case Biegler agrees to defend Manion and take on not only the D.A. but also the slick Asst. State Atty. Gen. Claude Dancer (George C. Scott - Malice) in the courtroom. ... Read Review