12 ANGRY MEN
The 12- Angry men Movie Questions
Which juror shows leadership skills?
Juror #8. At the beginning of the trial all the jurors
are furious and want the boy convicted guilty. However, Juror#8 suggests that they
Moreover, the juror suggest that they should vote via the secret ballot to prevent the other
jurors from knowing that it is him who voted not “guilty” (Lumet, 1957). Early in the
movie juror # 8 is willing to stand alone even if the other jurors vote against him. At the
end of the proceeding, all the jurors vote not guilty, and the boy is free.
Which jurors shown referent power?
Juror 9. They show the
the use of referent power as they question the witnesses and the vote not guilty. Juror 6
shows referent power when he protests against juror 9 (Lumet, 1957). Juror 9 shows
referent power when he understands the death scene of the old man.
Which jurors are guilty of stereotyping?
juror#8.In the beginning, all
the jurors vote that the boy is guilty except for Juror #8. Juror #3 is irritated by the case
and says that the boy is guilty, therefore, should instantly face trial. Jurors #3 is having
issues with his son and even torn a picture of him and the son when the judge is declared
Jury Juror #7 hates people from the slums and votes that the boy should face
judgement immediately — besides, juror #10 instant votes against the boy on seeing him
since he wants to attend a game in the local community. Juror#5 defends the boy since he
grew up in the slums as the boy did.
Which juror demonstrates expert power?
Juror#5, Juror#8. In the begging of the trial,
Juror#8 proposes that the jury should use a secret ballot to vote.
Use of the technique