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An irreverent barrister chooses to defend a young Jamaican boy accused of stabbing on the same day his only son leaves for college in America.

  1. John Gorrie


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  1. Leo McKern

    Leo McKern

    Horace Rumpole

  2. Herbert Norville

    Herbert Norville

    Ossie Gladstone - the Defendant

  3. Joyce Heron

    Hilda Rumpole

  4. David Yelland

    Nick Rumpole

  5. Noel Willman

    Noel Willman

    Mr Justice Bates

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Rumpole of the Bailey


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  • December 16, 1975


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 1m

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