Genre: Crime, Drama
Duration: 129 min.
atmospheric, disturbing, serious, compassionate, earnest, dramatic, realistic, talky, interesting, touching, clever, enigmatic, sentimental, emotional, witty, captivating, thought provoking, suspense, breathtaking
racism, small town, courtroom, lawyer, court, idealism, injustice, courtroom drama, childhood, race issues, justice, book, prejudice, segregation, morality, literature, coming of age, courage, children, poverty, mentor, adaptation, runaway, single father, legal, storytelling, culture clash, friendship, trial, kids and family, court case, child, corruption, depression, coming-of-age, imagination, unlikely friendships, sibling relationship, becoming an adult, black people, intolerance, isolation, society, beautiful scenery, honest, greed, character study, secrets, single parent, dedicated lawyer, rape, racial discrimination, tomboy, false accusation of rape, racial prejudice, false accusation, great depression, price of justice, interracial relations, parents and children, judge, african american, racial slur, small town life, perjury, schoolyard fight, tolerance, recluse, fatherhood, southerner, maturation, racial tension, child's point of view, lynching, alcoholic, witness, revenge, father daughter relationship, reading, father son relationship, crimes, youth, family relations, social relations, jury, sheriff, dog, halloween, neighbor, evidence, lawyers and clients, supportive parent, holiday, blacks and whites, protective parent, innocence, abuse, family drama, young girl, rape accusation, miscarriage of justice, siblings, social injustice, village idiot, black man white woman relationship, wrongful conviction, respect, attack, starving child, trespassing, battered woman, treehouse, first day of school, judiciary, rabies, spit in the face, housekeeper, reverend, handicap, halloween costume, overalls, broken arm, killing a dog, lynch mob, widower, child in peril, tree, farmer, stabbing, debt, brother sister relationship, minister, black american, rescue, pocket watch, fistfight, memory, gift, man with glasses, little boy, girl, murder, death, underdog, disability, compassion, servant, boy, little girl, wheelchair, human spirit, legal action, life is a bitch, interrogation, widow widower, parenthood, fear, tragic event, young kid, brother brother relationship, dialogue, redemption, gunfight
1930s, 20th century, 30s