The Vicious Circle

  • 1948
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Lifeless courtroom drama set in Hungary during 1882, centering on the trail of five Jews accused of murdering a man who, in actuality, committed suicide. In a stilted performance, Nagel plays the attorney who believes in the Jews' innocence despite the rampant prejudice being shown against the defendants. Prime among the bigots is the greedy landowner more