The Defenders (1961–1965)

The Non-Violent 

A simple court hearing develops into a debate on civil rights and issues of free speech.

Director:

Paul Bogart

Writers:

Ernest Kinoy, Reginald Rose (created by)

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
E.G. Marshall ... Lawrence Preston
Robert Reed ... Kenneth Preston
James Earl Jones ... Reverend Harris Bonham
Sam Groom ... Alton Pell
Ivan Dixon ... John Bird
Hope Cameron Hope Cameron ... Frances Pell
Lonny Chapman ... Vincent Bevalaqua
Gene Raymond ... George Pell
Gertrude Jeannette Gertrude Jeannette ... Mrs. Bonham
Cliff Hall Cliff Hall ... The Judge
Mark Lenard ... Assistant District Attorney Holloman
Dolph Sweet ... Police Captain Halloman
Maxwell Glanville Maxwell Glanville ... The Speaker
James Dimitri James Dimitri ... The Policeman
Frances Foster Frances Foster ... The Young Woman
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Storyline

A simple court hearing develops into a debate on civil rights and issues of free speech.

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Genres:

Drama

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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 June 1964 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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