Santa Monica, CA : Distributed by MGM Home Entertainment, c2010.
1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Jack Lemmon, George C. Scott, Piper Laurie, Beau Bridges, Lane Smith, Tom Everett Scott, Kathryn Morris, John Cullum.
Producer, Dennis Bishop ; teleplay, Nedrick Young and Harold Jacob Smith ; director, Daniel Petrie, Sr. ; director of photography, James Bartle; editor, Paul LaMastra; music, Laurence Rosenthal.
DVD; Dolby digital.
Originally broadcast on television on Showtime.
Based on the play by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee.
MPAA rating: PG; for language and thematic material.
Based on the real-life Scopes trial in which a teacher was jailed in 1925 for teaching Darwin's theory of evolution.