Inherit the Wind | 1987

Drama, Adaptation
An adaptation of the play based on the Scopes "monkey trial" of 1925, in which a high school teacher in Tennessee was prosecuted for teaching Darwin's theory of evolution. The leading characters of Matthew Harrison ...more

Cast

... Matthew Harrison Brady

Actor (1987-1988)

... Henry Drummond

Actor (1987-1988)

... Bertram Cates

Actor (1987-1988)

... E K Hornbeck

Actor (1987-1988)

... Lucy Brady

Actor (1987-1988)

... Rachel Brown

Actor (1987-1988)

... Mayor

Actor (1987-1988)

... Reverend Jeremiah Brown

Actor (1987-1988)

... Judge

Actor (1987-1988)

... Davenport

Actor (1987-1988)

... Meeker

Actor (1987-1988)

... Dunlap

Actor (1987-1988)

Company

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Synopsis

An adaptation of the play based on the Scopes "monkey trial" of 1925, in which a high school teacher in Tennessee was prosecuted for teaching Darwin's theory of evolution. The leading characters of Matthew Harrison Brady and Henry Drummond are thinly veiled portraits of the actual attorneys in the case, William Jennings Bryan and Clarence Darrow.

Writers

Screenplay (1987-1988)

Play as Source Material (1987-1988)

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