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The Caine Mutiny Court Martial

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The Caine Mutiny Court Martial

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG
runtime:
100 minutes
performer:
Eric Bogosian, Jeff Daniels
director:
Robert Altman
distributor:
Vidmark
author:
Herman Wouk
genre:
Drama

We gave it an A-

Those hyping The Player as Robert Altman’s ”comeback” probably haven’t seen The Caine Mutiny Court Martial, his compelling mounting of Herman Wouk’s brilliant courtroom drama. This director was never away. The tape’s sole flaw: a few annoying fade-outs for commercials, which bespeak this four-year-old production’s TV origins. A-

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