Based on a real-life case in 1925, two great lawyers argue the case for and against a science teacher accused of the crime of teaching evolution.

  1. Daniel Petrie


Top Billed Cast

  1. Jack Lemmon

    Jack Lemmon

    Henry Drummond

  2. George C. Scott

    George C. Scott

    Matthew Harrison Brady

  3. Beau Bridges

    Beau Bridges

    E. K. Hornbeck

  4. Piper Laurie

    Piper Laurie

    Sarah Brady

  5. Lane Smith

    Lane Smith

    Reverend Jeremiah Brown

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Inherit the Wind



Status Released

Release Information

  • May 29, 1999


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 53m

Budget -

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