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Inherit the Wind (1960)

12 08/30/1960 (US) DramaHistory 2h 8m

It’s all about the fabulous “Monkey Trial” that rocked America!


This gripping adaptation of the Jerome Lawrence-Robert E. Lee play examines an issue that still causes great controversy—the role religion should play in the schools.

  1. Stanley Kramer


  2. Harold Jacob Smith


  3. Nedrick Young


  4. Jerome Lawrence


  5. Robert E. Lee


Top Billed Cast

  1. Spencer Tracy

    Spencer Tracy

    Henry Drummond

  2. Fredric March

    Fredric March

    Matthew Harrison Brady

  3. Gene Kelly

    Gene Kelly

    E.K. Hornbeck

  4. Dick York

    Dick York

    Bertram T. Cates

  5. Donna Anderson

    Donna Anderson

    Rachel Brown

  6. Harry Morgan

    Harry Morgan

    Judge Mel

  7. Claude Akins

    Claude Akins

    Rev. Jeremiah Brown

  8. Elliott Reid

    Elliott Reid

    Prosecutor Tom Davenport

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Inherit the Wind
Inherit the Wind

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Original Language English

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