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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

Who is your super hero? Nation Wide Essay Contest for Pupils

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Greetings Reading the inspiring lives of great souls is a boon indeed. We understand the things that shaped them, the pain they endured to achieve their goals and  their perseverance. The reading experience often proved beneficial in the long run, to tackle life's hurdles and recharge our soul to move on. However if you share your reading experience and the impact they created into your mind is worth sharing. If you believe so here is a contest for you.  Malartharu would like to know your super hero.  Heroes like  1). BR Ambetkar, 2). Rajaram Mohan Roy, 3). EVR Periyar Ramasamy, 4). Munshi Preamchand, 5). Jyotirao Phule, 6). Savitribai Phule, 7). Ayothidhasa Pandithar, 8). Kakkan, 9). Rettaimalai Srinivasan and 10). Dr. Muthulakshmi Reddy. The contest's primary concern is to create an awareness among the young about the real super heroes of India, The super heroes who fought against social evils like inhuman treatment faced by women, cruelty expressed to fe