Drummond grows frustrated, feeling the case has already been decided. Brady is furious and tries to enter a speech into the record, but Drummond persuades the judge to disallow it as the trial has concluded.
An influential newspaperman, E. As court adjourns, Brady tries to give his speech but most ignore him outside of his wife and his opponents at the defense table — Cates, Rachel, Hornbeck, and Drummond.
As he becomes increasingly hysterical, he suffers from a "busted belly", dying in the courtroom. That night, mocking crowds go by the jail and then to the hotel where Drummond is staying. Drummond hammers home his point — that Cates, like any other man, demands the right Inherit the wind journal think for himself, and those citing divine support as a rationale to silence him are wrong.
Drummond calls Brady himself to the witness stand.
Hornbeck of the Baltimore Herald, has persuaded Drummond to represent Cates, and ensured that his newspaper and a radio network will provide nationwide coverage of the case.
Cates is denounced by town leaders including the Rev.
Plot[ edit ] In a small Southern town, a school teacher, Bertram Cates, is about to stand trial. Drummond is trying to decide how to present his defense without his witnesses and states that he needs a miracle. This led to Cates abandoning the church, as he felt it was not fair that a child could not enter Heaven due to an action that was beyond his control.
The town is excited because appearing for the prosecution will be Matthew Brady, a noted statesman and three-time presidential candidate. The judge admires Brady, addressing him as "Colonel," as the governor had given Brady an honorary commission in the state militia.
A staunch foe of evolution and a Biblical scholar, Brady will sit beside prosecuting attorney Tom Davenport, in the courtroom of Judge Coffey. His son was a friend and protege of Cates who drowned after developing a cramp while swimming. The Reverend had said the child was damned to hell because he was not baptized.
When he asks to withdraw from the case, the judge holds Drummond in contempt of courtorders him jailed, and tells Drummond to show cause the next morning why he should not be held in contempt of court. Hornbeck throws him a Bible from Brady, stating "There are plenty in there.
Drummond objects to this; as a compromise the mayor makes him a "temporary colonel" for the duration of the trial. Brown publicly rallies the townspeople against Cates and Drummond.Inherit the Wind is a Hollywood film adaptation of the play of the same name, written by Jerome Lawrence and Robert Edwin Lee, directed by Stanley Kramer.
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