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12 Angry Men

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Can anyone believe this? An entire movie, which is shot inside  a single room would become one of the classics, and yet become a top grosser?  Can a 1957  movie  still be relevant?  Is that possible? The answer is yes, and the celluloid classic is 12 Angry Men from the director Sidney Lumet, produced by Henry Fonda, who also starred in the lead character.  In one word this movie just stripped off the American Judiciary.  The movie begins with the Judge's order to deliberate a case of a young man who was acquiesced of stabbing his own father to death.   The Judge asks the members of Jury to give an unanimous verdict, and the poor boy's face fades out as the Juries assembles themselves inside their room.  Except only one of the juries all the members decide that the lad is guilty. Only one man differs and he argues with the fellow members and eventually lead to the acquittal of the lad.  What makes this film so special and very relevant even today is the way it handles the charac

9th Standard English Listening Paragraph Unit 1

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Listen to the passage and answer the questions in the text book.

Lion Pillar of Saranath

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This clip shows details about the Samrat Ashoka's Lion Pillar of Saranath. This clip is the property of SCERT, Tamil Nadu. QR Code  Kindly Note : TNSCERT QR Codes are dynamic. The content can be updated often. This clip is today's reality. Tomorrow it may differ! 

6 Standard Social Science

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It is a simple straight attempt to upload the QR Code clips here. The Clip here is for sixth standard Social Science. Human Evolution.