The Juror
The Juror (1996)

When single mother Annie is called to jury duty, she is pursued by an assassin known as Teacher. Teacher is trying to get Annie to sway the other jurors in the mob's favor, but Annie refuses until Teacher kidnaps her son.

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Rated: R
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Release Date: February 2, 1996
DVD Release Date: October 30, 2001
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18%
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Critic Score: 18% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Self-serious despite its abundance of trite twists, The Juror is a drab thriller that audiences may hold in contempt.

Mike Clark
USA Today

Moore needs The Juror like she needs another scarlet letter; the 'D-for-dopey' here is hanging down to everyone's knees.

David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

The film's uneven atmosphere is especially disappointing given the irresistible, seemingly foolproof premise and effectiveness of the stars' performances...

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality & Practice

Psycholgical thriller about a woman in jeopardy and a power hungry criminal.

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

Without revealing plot twists, I will say that the movie goes on a long while -- a very long while -- after the trial is over, and that a trip to the jungles of Guatemala is unnecessary, to put it mildly.

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Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

A tightly-wound thriller that succeeds to the degree it does because of Alec Baldwin's sinister performance, which somehow captures the pathos of his monstrous character.

Leigh Paatsch
Herald Sun (Australia)

Tremendously trashy courtroom drama that improves as its silly premise just keeps on getting, well, sillier.

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Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

Despite its big names and slick sheen, [the film] fails to make a convincing case.

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Flixster Audience Score: 31% Flixster User Reviews
Film Crazy
i really enjoyed this film it was exciting and interesting and seating edging tension and i pretty good storyline
Dean King
A good thriller as a young single mother finally gets to do Jurory duty. Something she has always been interested in. Only for it to cause trouble for her as… More
Candy Rose
Demi is a juror who is threatened by gangsters.
Lady D'arbanville
A dammed if you do, dammed if you don't film. The storyline is good, in my opinion Alec Baldwin's best part
Dean McKenna
This version of the jury-drama-thriller story is a marginal improvement, sparked by Alec Baldwin's succulenty hammy performance.
danny d
decent at best

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