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.
Director: Stanley Kramer
Tagline: It's all about the fabulous "Monkey Trial" that rocked America!
Genres: drama, history
Keywords: politician, teacher, telephone call, lawyer, trial, courtroom, evolution, science, rhetoric, scopes monkey trial, judiciary, courtroom drama
Editor: Frederic Knudtson
Director of photography: Ernest Laszlo
Original music composer: Ernest Gold
Costume design: Joe King
Production design: Rudolph Sternad
Runtime: 128 min
Language: English, French, Spanish
Sound Mix: Mono
Aspect Ratio: 1.66 : 1
Color: Black and White